|Address||Police Station, Woomelang, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Guardian, W Ford, Police Station, Woomelang, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||2nd Field Ambulance, Reinforcement 9|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||26/45/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Field Ambulance|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Work on 18 September 1918.
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'Recommended for conspicuous courage and devotion to duty under fire. Private CAHILL was one of a squad of bearers who worked, in the offensive by 1st Australian Division on 18th September, 1918, with outstanding bravery and devotion to duty in collecting wounded and evacuating them from a forward R.A.P. This man's cheerfulness and disregard of personal danger in the execution of his duty on this day called for the highest praise.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 115
|Other details||Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal|