|Place of birth||Belfast, Co Antrim, Ireland|
|Address||8 Paul Street, Balmain, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Sister, Miss J Durning, 8 Paul Street, Balmain, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in the Volunteer Corps, Royal Field Artillery, Glasgow.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Warren, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Bombardier|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 26|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/35/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Bombardier|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 11 May 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 10 July 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 29 December 1916.
Admitted to 11th Field Ambulance, 11 July 1916 (synovitis, right knee); transferred to 2nd Australian General Hospital, Wimereux, 13 July 1916; to Australian General Base Depot, Rouelles, 23 July 1917; rejoined unit, 9 August 1917. Detached to 3rd Divisional Ammunition Column, 11 August 1917; rejoined unit from detachment, 25 August 1917.
Admitted to 3rd Field Ambulance, 11 October 1917 (bronchitis); transferred to 3rd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 11 October 1917; to 24th General Hospital, Etaples, 11 October 1917; to 6th Convalescent Depot, 27 October 1917; to 5th Convalescent Depot, 28 October 1917; rejoined unit, 23 November 1917.
Admitted to 10th Field Ambulance, 8 February 1918 (nephritis); transferred to 2nd Casualty Clearing Station, 8 February 1918; to 56th General Hospital, Etaples, 23 February 1918; to England, 4 March 1918, and admitted to East Suffolk Hospital; to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 31 May 1918; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 6 June 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Carpentaria', 8 August 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 4 October 1918, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged, 1 May 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DURNING Jack|