|Place of birth||Newcastle-on-Tyne, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Arthur Street, Lower North Adelaide, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||28|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Ethel Baker, Arthur Street, Lower North Adelaide, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/44/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||27th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Admitted to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 8 February 1916 (pains in leg).
Admitted to hospital, France, 5 February 1917; transferred to England, 16 February 1917 (haematuria), and admitted to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Brighton, 17 February 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Pakeha', 27 August 1917; disembarked, 20 October 1917; discharged (medically unfit: nephritis), 12 December 1917.
War service: 2 years 119 days (of which 1 year 359 days was abroad)
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalNo Form B103 on file.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||70|
|Place of burial||Centennial Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BAKER John Robert|