|Place of birth||Dublin, Ireland|
|Address||Freemason Hotel, Gunnedah, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Sister, Mrs L Perkin, 9 Fraser Street, Lewisham, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Dubbo, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||2nd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/19/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A6 Aeneas on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||54th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front.
Embarked, Sydney, 20 December 1915; allotted to and proceeded to join Training Bn, Australian Imperial Force, Zeitoun, Egypt, 14 February 1916; joined 54th Bn, Tel-el-Kebir, 16 February 1916; transferred to 54th Bn, 21 March 1916.
Proceeded to join the British Expeditionary Forces from Alexandria, 19 June 1916; disembarked, Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported missing, France, 20 July 1916; now reported a prisoner of war, Germany, 20 July 1916; repatriated, arrived England, 19 November 1918; reported to Headquarters and granted leave, 2 December 1918; marched into Weymouth Command Depot, 6 January 1919.
Commenced return to Australiaon board HT 'Nevasa', 5 March 1919; disembarked, Sydney, 23 April 1919; discharged, Sydney, 23 January 1920.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Botany Cemetery|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, EATON William Joseph|