|Place of birth||Eydon, North Hampdonshire, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Clarence Street, Belerine, Tasmania|
|Age at embarkation||40|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Ethel C. Pamphlett, Clarence Street, Belerine, Tasmania|
|Previous military service||1st Middlesex Territorials (9 years)|
|Place of enlistment||Claremont, Tasmania|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||26th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/43/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||26th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Louisa PAMPHLETT|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria, Egypt, to join the British Expeditionary Force, 21 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 27 March 1916.
Marched into 2nd Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 29 March 1916.
Taken on strength of 26th Bn, 25 April 1916.
Admitted to No 7 Field Ambulance, 2 June 1916; transferred to Divisional Rest Station, 3 June 1916; to No 8 Casualty Clearing Station, 13 June 1916; to No 14 Ambulance Train, 14 June 1916; to No 1 Convalescent Depot, 14 June 1916; to Base Details, Boulogne, 19 June 1916.
Admitted to No 26 General Hospital, Etaples, 22 July 1916 (disordered action of the heart and varicose veins); transferred to England, 23 July 1916; to No 3 Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, 24 July 1916; marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 21 September 1916.
Commenced return to Australia from Portland on board HT 'Ajana', 14 October 1916; disembarked Melbourne, 8 December 1916; discharged Hobart (medically unfit: valvular diseased heart, mitral varicocele and varicose veins in both legs), 10 March 1917.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to war service.
|Date of death|
|Age at death||58|
|Place of burial||Rokeby Cemetery, Tasmania8|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, PAMPHLETT John Thornton|