Extract from the Quorn Mercury, 19 August 1915
Answering The Call
Mr. Lloyd Taylor, who left here last week for Adelaide to enlist, has been accepted, and now is in camp. Fresh recruits to volunteer this week are – Messrs. E. O’Malley, of the draftsmen and engineers’ office; C. R. Trathen, teller at the Quorn branch of the National Bank; G. Hooper, son of Mr. J. B. Hooper, at one time a well known auctioneer of Quorn; and W. J. Hanna, employed on the railway staff at Hawker.