|Place of birth||Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of Christ|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs M Drake, 19 Palmerston Road, Rathmines, Dublin, Ireland|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||15th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/32/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||15th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Proceeded overseas to France, via Folkestone, England, 12 December 1916. Taken on strength, 15th Bn, 19 January 1917.
Wounded in action, 16 June 1917 (gunshot wound, right arm); admitted to No. 13 General Hospital, Wimereux. Rejoined 15th Bn, in the field, from hospital, 3 July 1917.
Admitted to hospital, 31 August 1917 ( pyrexia unknown origin); rejoined Bn, in the field, 6 October 1917. Attached for duty to HQ 4th Australian Infantry Brigade, from 15th Bn, 1 April 1918. Proceeded on leave to the United Kingdom, 20 April 1919; granted furlough, 22 April-8 May 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Swakopmund', 15 June 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 2 August 1919; discharged, 17 September 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DRAKE Theodore Augustus|