|Place of birth||Waterloo, Sydney, New South Wales|
|School||St Benedict's (Marist Brothers), Abercrombie Street, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Address||86 Cleveland Street, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, P. Conlon, 86 Cleveland Street, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in the Compulsory Military Training scheme.|
|Place of enlistment||Warwick Farm Depot, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||20th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||5th Divisional Signal Company|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Father fought in the Crimean War (details from mother of soldier).|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Sailly-le-Sec, nr Heilly, France|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||20|
|Place of burial||Mericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 13), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Marched out of 5th Training Bn, Zeitoun, 16 February 1916; taken on strength of 56th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 16 February 1916.
On Command at School of Instruction, Zeitoun, 4 March 1916; rejoined unit, 26 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Detached to Wireless School, 9 February 1917; rejoined unit, 13 February 1917.
Detached for duty with 5th Australian Divisional Signal Company, 1 April 1917; transferred to 5th Australian Divisional Signal Company, 1 April 1917; taken on strength of 5th Australian Divisional Signal Company as a Power Buzzer, 1 April 1917.
On leave to England, 30 July 1917; rejoined unit, 13 August 1917.
Accidentally injured, 26 February 1918; admitted to No 15 Australian Field Ambulance, 26 February 1918 (crushed foot); transferred to No 2 Casualty Clearing Station, 26 February 1918; to No 17 Ambulance Train, 28 February 1918; to No 53 General Hospital, 28 February 1918; casualty classified as accidentally injured, 3 April 1918; to No 1 Convalescent Depot, Bologne, 24 April 1918; to No 1 Australian Convalescent Depot, Le Havre, 28 April 1918; discharged, 8 June 1918, and marched into Australian General Base Depot, Rouelles, the same day.
Proceeded to unit, 12 June 1918; rejoined 5th Australian Divisional Signal Company, 20 June 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.
Stated as buried by Stretcher Bearers, no date stated.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CONLON Patrick John|