|Place of birth||Oamaru, New Zealand|
|Address||c/o Temple Bar Hotel, George Street, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||36|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs. C. Davis, Oamaru, New Zealand|
|Previous military service||Served for 18 months in the 7th Regiment, New Zealand.|
|Place of enlistment||Casula, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/21/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Makarini on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
Embarked Sydney, 1 April 1916; disembarked Suez, 1 May 1916.
Admitted to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, 10 May 1916; transferred to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Heliopolis, 19 May 1916 (old injury, knee); discharged to duty, 29 May 1916.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Abbassia, 5 July 1916; discharged to duty, 25 July 1916; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 24 days.
Admitted to Ras el Tin Convalescent Depot, 26 July 1916 (debility); discharged to duty, 28 July 1916.
Embarked Alexandria, 27 August 1916; taken on strength, 1st NSW Training Bn, Perham Downs, England, 7 September 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 16 September 1916.
Admitted to 51st General Hospital, Etaples, 25 September 1916 (venereal disease: gonorrhoea); discharged, 1 January 1917; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 102 days.
Admitted to 51st General Hospital, Etaples, 11 January 1917; discharged to Base Depot, 25 January 1917; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 15 days.
Admitted to 26th General Hospital, 27 January 1917 (enostosis femur); transferred to England, 8 February 1917, and admitted to Norfolk War Hospital (enostosis removed); transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 5 March 1917; discharged on furlough, 13 March 1917, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 28 March 1917.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 8 May 1917; discharged, 5 June 1917; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 29 days.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'New Zealand', 27 August 1917; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 26 November 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DAVIS John|