|Place of birth||Helsingborg, Sweden|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||'Kiora', 9th Avenue, Campsie, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||44|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs H Fors, 'Kiora', 9th Avenue, Campsie, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 10 years in the Swedish cavalry.|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Light Horse Regiment, 24th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/6/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Son: 3160 Pte Arthur FORS, 1st Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.|
War service: embarked from Melbourne, 10 May 1917; disembarked Suez, 20 June 1917. Taken on strength, 1st Light Horse Regiment, 31 July 1917.
Admitted to hospital, 24 November 1917; transferred to 14th Australian General Hospital, Abbassia, 28 November 1917; discharged to Convalescent Depot, Moascar, 14 December 1917; rejoined unit, 4 January 1918.
Admitted to hospital, 27 June 1918 (debility); transferred to 31st General Hospital, Abbassia, 1 July 1918; discharged to Moascar Convalescent Depot, 25 July 1918; rejoined unit, 4 August 1918.
Admitted to hospital, 17 November 1918 (malaria); transferred to 14th Australian General Hospital, 29 November 1918; discharged to New Zealand Soldiers' Club, Ismailia, 10 January 1919; rejoined unit, 8 February 1919. Admitted to hospital, 14 February 1919; rejoined unit, 15 February 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board 'Ullimaroa', 13 March 1919; arrived Melbourne, 19 April 1919, for onward travel to Sydney; discharged, 31 May 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal