|Place of birth||Houghton, South Australia|
|Address||Cowell, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs H V R Rehn, Cowell, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Port Lincoln, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 14th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||5th Pioneer Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 22 December 1917; disembarked Egypt, 16 January 1918; detrained Alexandria, 23 January 1918; disembarked Taranto, Italy, 4 February 1918; entrained Taranto, 7 February 1918; detrained Cherbourg, France, 14 February 1918; embarked for England, 14 February 1918; disembarked Southampton, England, 15 February 1918, and marched in to 15th Training Bn, Codford.
Transferred to 5th Pioneer Bn, 9 March 1918.
Marched in to 1st Training Brigade Signalling School for course on instruction, 23 June 1918.
Proceeded overseas to France, 25 January 1919; taken on strength, 5th Pioneer Bn, in the field, 25 January 1919.
Marched out to England for return to Australia, 9 April 1919; marched in to No 5 Group, Weymouth, 17 April 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Beltana', 2 June 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 15 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 7 August 1919.Medal: British War Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||54|
|Place of burial||Cowell Cemetery, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, REHN Joseph Laurence|