|Place of birth||Portsmouth, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||150 Ross Street, South Melbourne, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||42|
|Next of kin||Friend, Miss E Hilton, 35 Maplin Road, Custom House, London, England|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/25/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 19), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 60th Bn, Duntroon Plateau, 20 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Killed in action, 19 July 1916.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalNo blood relations traceable; designated next of kin could not provide proof that she was the deceased's fiancee.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BARTON John|