|Place of birth||Algen, Scotland|
|Address||58 Young Street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||42|
|Next of kin||Wife, Susan Diamond, 58 Young Street, Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Albert Park, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Gunner|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 4, Reinforcement 1|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/32/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Division Ammunition Column|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Disembarked Suez, 22 October 1915.
Proceeded to join Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 15 December 1915.
Admitted to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, Tel el Kebir, 6 February 1916 (diptheria contact); discharged to duty, 10 February 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 14 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 19 March 1916.
Admitted to 2nd Division Rest Station, 7 October 1916 (flat feet); transferred to 10th Casualty Clearing Station, 8 October 1916; to No 1 Convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 10 October 1916; discharged to Details, 11 October 1916; transferred to England, 2 November 1916, and admitted to Sherlock Street Auxiliary Hospital, Liverpool, 3 November 1916 (sprained ankle); transferred to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, London, 17 November 1916; discharged on furlough, 6 December 1916; marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 26 December 1916.
Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Beltana' for discharge (senility), 17 March 1917; discharged, Melbourne, 22 June 1917.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to war service.
|Miscellaneous details||Second given name entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as Lifall.|
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Macquarie Park Cemetery|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DIAMOND Samuel Lyell|