|Place of birth||London, England|
|True Name||PARSONS, John Henry|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||c/o Mrs Phillips, 36 Lindsay Street, Perth, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||42|
|Next of kin||Daughter, Ethel Parsons, c/o Mrs Phillips, 36 Lindsay Street, Perth, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 3 years in the 16th Hussars, British Army; purchased discharge.|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Light Horse Regiment, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/13/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||alml Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Joined unit at Gallipoli, 26 May 1915.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Themistocles', 8 May 1916; discharged (medically unfit: lumbago), Melbourne, 26 July 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath not attributed to War Service.
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Lilydale Lawn Cemetery, Victoria|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, PARSONS John|