|Place of birth||Kyneton, Victoria|
|Address||Mollison Street, Kyneton, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Wm Dettmann, Drayton, South Kyneton, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 1 year in the Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.|
|Place of enlistment||Broadmeadows, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/9/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Anzac Cyclists' Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Joined unit at Gaba Tepe, Gallipoli, on arrival from Malta (arrival delayed on account of venereal disease), 21 May 1915.
Admitted to No 2 General Hospital, Ghezireh, 19 July 1915 (deafness); discharged to duty, 7 August 1915.
Admitted to No 4 Auxiliary Hospital, Abbassia, 8 November 1915 (scarlet fever); discharged to duty, 18 December 1915; rejoined unmit, Heliopolis, 2 January 1916.
Transferred to Cyclists Corps, 20 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 30 March 1916.
Taken on strength, 1st Anzac Cyclist Bn, 9 July 1916.
Attached to 1st Division Signal Company, 11 August 1916.
On leave to United Kingdom, 2 July 1917; rejoined unit from leave, 17 July 1917.
Rejoined Cyclist Bn from detachment, 3 September 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 23 November 1917; rejoined Bn from leave, 9 December 1917.
Detached to Corps Agricultural Office, 30 June 1918.
Commenced return to Australia from Taranto, Italy, 8 October 1918; embarked Suez on board HT 'Port Sydney', 20 October 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 2 November 1918; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 31 January 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Surname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as DETTMAN.|