|Place of birth||Cork, Ireland|
|Address||Curramulka, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs. Ellen Donegan, Inchafune, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/8/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Machine Gun Squadron|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt.
Marched in to Isolation Camp, Moascar, Egypt, 25 August 1916; taken on strength of 1st Light Horse Training Regiment, 23 September 1916; taken on strength of 1st Light Horse Machine Gun Squadron, 29 November 1916 (Abbassia).
Admitted to 1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, El Arish, 27 December 1916; transferred to 3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 28 December 1916 (diarrhoea); discharged from hospital and rejoined unit, 4 January 1917.
Marched out to Rest Camp, Port Said, 19 August 1917; rejoined unit from Rest Camp, 29 August 1917.
Admitted to 16th Casualty Clearing Station, 16 August 1918 (sick); transferred to 24th Stationary Hospital, 20 August 1918; to 14th Australian General Hospital, Port Said, 22 August 1918; to Rest Camp, 28 August 1918; discharged and marched in to Training Squadron, Moascar, 10 October 1918.
Rejoined unit, 19 October 1918; on leave to United Kingdom, 28 March 1919; granted leave, 12 April to 12 May 1919; marched in to Heytesbury, England, 12 May 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Prinz Ludwig', 9 July 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 3 September 1919; discharged, 19 September 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DONEGAN Michael John|