|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Kohukohu, Hokianga|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||26.2|
|Next of kin||Donnelly, Kohukohu, Hokianga|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Auckland|
|Rank on embarkation||Private|
|Unit name||New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Main Body, Auckland Infantry Battalion|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Wellington on
|The Auckland Infantry Battalion in the Main Body left New Zealand on board two ships, HMNZT 8 ('Star of India') and HMNZT 12 ('Waimana'). It is not possible from the Nominal Roll to determine on which ship an individual embarked.|
|Final unit||15th Company, Auckland Infantry Regiment|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||27|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial (Panel No 10), Gallipoli, Turkey|
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Commemorated on Memorial Gates, Kohukohu Primary School, Hokianga. Parents: Thomas William Henry and Harriett Donelley, Kohu Kohu, Hokianga|
War service: Egypt (Suez Canal), Gallipoli
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign), 12 April 1915.
Wounded in action, 5 May 1915 (gun shot wound, head), and admitted to NZ Field Ambulance; rejoined unit, Anzac Cove, 22 May 1915.
Wounded in action (2nd occasion), 8 August 1915.
Board of Enquiry, held at Moascar Camp, Ismailia, 16 January 1916, concluded: 'Now reported missing. Believed dead, on or about 8 August 1915.'
War service: 359 days (of which 320 days were abroad)Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Nominal Roll Vol. 1: Auckland Infantry Batln/Main Body. Name recorded on Nominal Roll as DONNELLY; CWGC site as DONELLEY.|
|Sources||Archives New Zealand (Wellington), Agency AABK, Series 18805, File 20997877|