|Place of birth||Bendigo, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Sister, Mrs Ethel Salter, 56 Rupert Street, Subiaco, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil (previously rejected for enlistment on account of teeth)|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||48th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||48th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: England
Embarked Fremantle, 23 December 1916; admitted to ship's hospital. at sea, 15 January 1917; discharged from ship's hospital, 18 January 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 16 February 1917.
Marched in to 12th Training Bn, Codford, 6 March 1917.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 27 April 1917; discharged to depot, 4 May 1917.
Marched out to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 25 May 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 22 July 1917; disembarked Fremantle, 13 September 1917; discharged (medically unfit: scarring and weakness of leg: effects of syphilis), Perth, 6 October 1917.Medal: British War Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name does not appear on Embarkation Roll.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, COLLINS John|