|Place of birth||Marlborough, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Hotel Westralia, Perth, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||33|
|Next of kin||Father, Edmund Charles Perrin, 150 Raglan Road, North Perth, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||44th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/61/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||1888A|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lance Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||33rd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 1089 Pte Harold Edgar PERRIN, 31st Bn, killed in action, 19 July 1916.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Fremantle, 7 August 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 25 September 1916; taken on strength, 11th Training Bn, 1 October 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 21 November1916.
Wounded in action, 18 October 1916 (fractured left arm: severe), admitted to 3rd Field Ambulance, and transferred same day to 17th Casualty Clearing Station; to 14th General Hospital, Wimereux, 19 October 1917; to England, 20 October 1917, and admitted same day to Queen Mary's Hospital, Whatley; discharged to No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 30 November 1917.
Marched out to Overseas Training Brigade, Longbridge Deverill, 19 January 1918.
Proceeded overseas to France, 7 February 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 14 February 1918.
Re-allotted Regimental No 1888A.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 17 April 1918 (gassed), and admitted to 55th Field Ambulance; transferred same day to Casualty Clearing Station; to 8th General Hospital, Rouen, 19 April 1918; to England, 21 April 1918, and admitted to VAD Cheltenham, affiliated with 2nd Southern General Hospital, Bristol; transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 23 July 1918; discharged on furlough, 26 July 1918, to report to No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 9 August 1918.
Marched out to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth,from Hurdcott, 10 September 1918; to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 20 September 1918.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Sutton Veny, 17 October 1918 (influenza); discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 3 January 1919.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Weymouth, 27 January 1919 (pleurisy); discharged to No 5 Group, Weymouth, 5 May 1919. Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Kigoma', 20 May 1920; disembarked Fremantle, 6 July 1920; discharged (medically unfit), 22 September 1920.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, PERRIN Albert Edmund|