|Place of birth||Cooktown, North Queensland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||20.3|
|Next of kin||Father, James John Cobon, Cooktown, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Served for 5 months in the 3rd Light Horse, Citizen Military Forces.|
|Place of enlistment||Toowoomba, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||2nd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/7/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A15 Star of England on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: James John and Agnes Elizabeth COBAN|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Wounded in action, 15 May 1915 (severe gun shot wound; both buttocks).
Commenced return to Australia from England on board HT 'Themistocles', 8 May 1916; discharged (wounded), Brisbane, 13 September 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to War Service.
|Miscellaneous details||Surname incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as COBAN.|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||41|
|Place of burial||Brisbane Crematorium, Queensland|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, COBON James Cuthbert|