|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Friend, Mrs Annie Robertson, 17 Bracknell Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||17th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/34/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||17th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria, 28 May 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 4 June 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 30 July 1916.
Admitted to 25th General Hospital, Camiers, 4 November 1916; transferred to 7th Convalescent Depot, Boulogne, 3 January 1917; to Base Depot, Etaples, 16 January 1917; rejoined 17th Bn, in the field, 26 January 1917.
Admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, 27 April 1917 (eye inflammation); discharged to duty, 13 May 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 14 May 1917.
Wounded in action, 9 October 1917 (gun shot wound, back, thigh), admitted to 3rd Field Ambulance, and transferred to 2nd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station; to 59th General Hospital, St Omer, 14 October 1917; to England, 6 November 1917, and admitted to General Military Hospital, Edmonton (shrapnel wound, buttock and thigh: slight); transferred to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 16 January 1918; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 22 January 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orontes', 19 April 1918; disembarked Sydney, 12 May 1918; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 12 November 1918.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to war service.
|Miscellaneous details||See 875 James Robert EVANS for first period of service.|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||42|
|Place of burial||Woronora Cemetery, New South Wales|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, EVANS James Robert|