|Place of birth||Nottingham, England|
|Address||Penhurst, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Jane Ann Akers, Connelly Street, Penhurst, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Served for 3 years in the Royal Australian Garrison Artillery; time expired.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||2nd Corporal|
|Unit name||Section 1|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||15/9/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||2nd Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Light Railway Company|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 7 February 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 12 April 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 14 May 1917.
To hospital, 25 September 1917 (dental); rejoined unit from hospital, 27 September 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 2 Auguast 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 17 August 1918.
Detached to ROD, Outreau, 1 January 1919; rejoined unit from detachment, 2 March 1919.
On leave to United Kingdom, 23 March 1919; rejoined unit from leave, 7 April 1919.
Marched out to England for return to Australia, 1 May 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Karmala', 1 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 17 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 11 October 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, AKERS Frank|