|Place of birth||Sydney New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Wife, Maggie Glasscock, 3 Wolseley Street, South Melbourne, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 5 months in the Royal Australian Navy; discharged as medically unfit.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||4th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/9/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt
Embarked Melbourne 3 February 1915.
Admitted to Base Isolation Hospital, Abbassia, 26 June 1915 (gonorrhoea).
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Ballarat', 5 July 1915; disembarked Melbourne, 6 August 1915 (venereal).
Medical report, Melbourne, 30 November 1915: 'Was bitten by a scorpion before leaving for Egypt. Was treated on the boat & while in Egypt was operated on ... The discharge has never cleared up ... chronic sinusitis.'
Discharged, Melbourne, 13 January 1916.
Re-enlisted, 20 December 1916, as 3306 Pte, 7th Light Horse Regiment.
Admitted to Milsons Island Hospital, 25 January 1917 (venereal disease: gonorrhoea); discharged from hospital, free of venereal disease, 12 March 1917.
Deserted (absent without leave), 21 March 1917; reported himself to Darlinghurst Detention Barracks, 16 July 1917; discharged (medically unfit: not due to misconduct), 25 July 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, GLASSCOCK John|