|Place of birth||Hindmarsh, South Australia|
|Address||Welland, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||44|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Maud Mary Mitton, Grange Road, Welland, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Volunteer Military Forces (3 years); E Company, 10th Australian Infantry Regiment (8 years); P.A. Rifle Club (3 years); W.T. Rifle Club (4 months, Captain)|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, England.
Embarked Alexandria, Egypt, 6 June 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 16 June 1916.
To be Temporary Sergeant on the permanent staff of 8th Training Bn, Tidworth, 1 January 1917.
Promoted Corporal, and to retain the rank of Temporary Sergeant, 24 January 1917.
Marched out of 8th Training Bn, 5 November 1917, and reverts to the rank of Corporal; marched into 15th Training Bn, Codford, 5 November 1917, and promoted Temporary Sergeant.
Taken on strength of 3rd Training Bde from 32nd Bn, ex-8th Training Bn, 26 November 1917.
Marched into 14th Training Bn, 11 April 1918.
On command at School of Musketry, Tidworth, 17 July 1918; rejoined unit, 17 August 1918.
Detached from Permanent Cadre of 3rd Training Bde, 28 January 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'China', 1 May 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 6 June 1919; discharged, Adelaide (termination of period of enlistment), 21 July 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, MITTON Herbert William|