|Place of birth||Norwood, South Australia|
|School||Gilles Street Public School, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Address||102 Angas Street, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Julia Caroline Anderson, 102 Angas Street, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||27th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/44/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||27th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Age at death from cemetery records||31|
|Place of burial||West Terrace Cemetery (Road 5, Path 20N, Nos 5 & 6), Adelaide|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Commemorated on Gilles Street Public School Roll of Honour, Adelaide, South Australia. Photo: Peter Dennis. Parents: William and Julia ANDERSON|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 10 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 18 June 1916.
Taken on strength, 27th Bn, 6 July 1916.
Wounded in action, Belgium, 10 October 1916 (gun shot wound, right leg); admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, 11 October 1916; transferred to 3rd Casualty Clearing Station, 11 October 1916; to 13th General Hospital, Boulogne, 22 October 1916; to England, 26 October 1916, and admitted to Keighley War Hospital (amputated foot); transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 21 November 1916; to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 8 March 1917.
Found guilty, 3 May 1917, of being absent without leave from 9 pm, 2 May, toll 11.30 pm, 2 May 1917: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks.
Discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 3 July 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Karoola', 3 July 1917 (amputated right leg); discharged (medically unfit), Adelaide, 26 September 1917.
War service: 1 year 288 days (of which 1 year 168 days was abroad)
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to war service.
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ANDERSON Francis Miller|