|Place of birth||Mongarlowe New South Wales|
|Address||'Myrtlegrove', Mongarlowe via Braidwood, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||34|
|Next of kin||Father, J B Cargill, 'Myrtlegrove', Mongarlowe via Braidwood, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Driver|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 5, Brigade Ammunition Column|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/33/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A45 Bulla on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Field Artillery Brigade|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
For conspicuous gallantry in assisting to extinguish a fire in an ammunition dump while the ammunition was exploding.
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'On the afternoon of the 18th May, an ammunition pit was set on fire. Driver CARGILL obtained water and rendered the greatest assistance in extinguishing the fire while the ammunition was exploding and was particularly dangerous owing to the fact that in the dump there was a number of gas shells already fuzed.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
War service: Egypt, Western FrontMedals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal