|Place of birth||Dundee, Scotland|
|Address||94 South Parade, Auburn, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||28|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs J Duncan, 49 Victoria Street, Dundee, Scotland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||17th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/34/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||17th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked, 28 May 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 7 June 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France from England, 9 September 1916; taken on strength, 17th Bn, Belgium, 24 September 1919.
Admitted to hospital, 5 January 1917; rejoined Bn, 17 January 1917 (no further details).
Wounded in action, 20 September 1917 (gun shot wound face), and admitted to 1st Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 30th General Hospital, Calais, 26 (?) September 1917; discharged to 2nd Australian General Base Depot, Havre, 6 October 1917; rejoined Bn, 20 October 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 19 January 1918.
Admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, 18 September 1918 (impetigo); transferred to 41st Casualty Clearing Station, 21 September 1918; to 5th General Hospital, Rouen, 25 September 1918; discharged to Australian Infantry Base Depot, Havre, 12 October 1918; rejoined Bn, 25 October 1918.
On leave to United Kingdom, 29 October 1918; rejoined Bn from leave, 14 November 1918.
Marched out to England for return to Australia, 4 April 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 29 May 1919; disembarked Sydney, 4 July 1919; discharged, Sydney, 19 August 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal