|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Trunkey, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||457 Parramatta Road, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, A J Flanagan, 457 Parramatta Road, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served in 32st Bn, Senior Cadets, Citizen Military Forces.|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/18/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Australian Dermatological Hospital|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 1st Bn, Tel el Kebir, 6 January 1916.
Admitted to 2nd Field Ambulance, 12 January 1916 (tonsilitis); transferred to 2nd Casualty Clearing Station, 14 January 1916; to 2nd Australian General Hospital, Ghezireh, 15 January 1916; discharged to Overseas Base, 20 January 1916; rejoined Bn, Tel el Kebir, 20 February 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 22 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 28 March 1916.
Wounded in action, 20 July 1916 (gun shot wound, leg, fractured right forearm), and admitted to 1/2 South Midland Field Ambulance; transferred to 34th Casualty Clearing Station, 21 July 1916; to 11th General Hospital, Camiers, 23 July 1916; to England, 6 August 1916, and admitted to 3rd Northern General Hospital, 7 August 1916; transferred to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 20 October 1916 (fractured forearm: severe); discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 6 November 1916.
Detached to Australian Army Medical Corps Details, Parkhouse, 3 April 1917.
Detached for duty to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 5 April 1917.
Transferred to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, , 23 July 1917.
Found guilty, Bulford, 20 August 1917, of being absent from Bulford Military Hospital from 2400, 16 August, to 2400, 18 August 1917: admonished, and forfeited 2 days' pay under Royal Warrant.
Found guilty, 26 April 1918, of being absent without leave from 2400, 23 April, to 2400, 24 April 1918: awarded 168 hours' detention, and forfeited 10 days' pay.
Marched out for duty to Detention Barracks, Tidworth, 27 April 1918; rejoined 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, 4 May 1918.
Appointed Acting Lance Corporal, 28 July 1918.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Soudan' (Nursing Staff), 12 May 1919; disembarked Sydney, 31 June 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 25 August 1919.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalAlso served in World War II: enlisted, 5 September 1940; discharged, 26 March 1946, as N78824 Sergeant, 1st Australia MC Group.
|Place of burial||Bathurst Cemetery, New South Wales|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FLANAGAN Hilton George|