|Place of birth||Narromine, New South Wales|
|Occupation||Farmer and grazier|
|Address||Willobah, Narromine, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Father, Robert Webb, Willobah, Narromine, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Light Horse Regiment, 26th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/6/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Morea on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||Commissioned|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||2nd Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Sinai, Palestine
Embarked Sydney, 17 February 1917; transshipped to 'Mashobra', Bombay, 18 March 1916; disembarked Suez, 4 April 1917, and reverted to rank of Trooper.
Admitted to 26th Stationary Hospital, Ismailia, 9 April 1917 (prexia: not yet diagnosed); discharged, 17 April 1917 (influenza), and joined Details Camp, Moascar, same day.
Taken on strength, 1st Light Horse Training Regiment, Moascar, 27 April 1917.
Detached to Imperial School of Instruction, Zeitoun, 6 May 1917; completed 26th Machine Gun Course (95% in all exams); rejoined 1st Light Horse Training Regiment, Moascar, 26 May 1917.
Transferred to 1st Light Horse Regiment, 31 May 1917.
Joined Cadet School, 1 July 1918; appointed 2nd Lieutenant, 15 December 1918, and posted to Reinforcements; marched out from Cadet School, 1 January 1919; taken on strength, 1st Light Horse Regiment, in the field, 3 January 1919.
Report, CO, 1st Light Horse Regiment, 8 February 1919: 'This Officer has, only recently, received his Commission from Imperial Cadet School, but should with experience make a very capable Officer, having a great deal of inititative & a good command of men. Physically he is very fit.'
Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Ulimaroa', 13 March 1919; arrived Melbourne, 19 April 1919, to disembarked in Sydney; appointment terminated (discharged), 24 May 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WEBB Walter Hubert Scott|