|Place of birth||Ennis, Co Clare, Ireland|
|Address||172 Crown Street, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||43|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs M Callahan, 172 Crown Street, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Casula, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||19th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/36/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||19th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, England
Embarked from Alexandria, 29 May 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 7 June 1916, and marched in to 5th Training Bn, Rollestone.
Found guilty, 11 September 1916, of being absent without leave from 2400, 11 September, to 0850, 12 September 1916: awarded forfeiture of 3 days' pay; total forfeiture, 4 days' pay. Admitted to Military Hospital, Fargo, 15 September 1916 (stricture uretha); date of discharge not recorded. Marched in to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 3 December 1916.
Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 14 February 1917. Found guilty, 24 February 1917, of (1) being drunk in Chickerell, (2) using obscene language: awarded 3 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Barambah', 8 April 1917; discharged, 17 July 1917 (stricture and senility).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CALLAHAN Thomas James|