|Place of birth||Maryborough, Queensland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||36|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr J Volmerhouse, Maryborough, Queensland|
|Previous military service||12 months A.L. Horse in S. Africa|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||25th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/42/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Pioneer Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Johannes and Johanne VOLLMERHOUSE|
'During operations near BULLECOURT 3rd to 6th May showed great courage and set a fine example. On night 5th/6th he promptly answered call for volunteers to carry back through heavy shelling a man of18th Battalion who had been found in a shell hole. As our men --- lined --- out to cut in new C.T. on right flank of captured trenches.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Czaritza', 16 March 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Brisbane, 16 January 1920.
Medals: Military Medal, MSBVDeath attributed to war service.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||61|
|Place of burial||Maryborough Cemetery, Queensland|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, VOLMERHOUSE Otto|