|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Ballarat, Victoria|
|School||Ballarat State School, Victoria (only to Grade 4)|
|Address||6 Armstrong Street, North Ballarat, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Father, William Quinert, 6 Armstrong Street, North Ballarat, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served in the Senior Cadets (Volunteer).; Served in the Junior and Senior Cadets (Voluntary), Citizen Military Forces.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||2nd Australian General Hospital, 12th Reinforcement|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Australian General Hospital|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brothers: 672 Pte Phillip QUINERT, 2nd Bn, returned to Australia, 11 March 1916; 723 Pte William Norwood QUINERT, 2nd Australian General Hospital, returned to Australia, 8 May 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Enlisted, 7 September 1914; discharged 31 January 1915 on account of refusing to undergo vaccination and inoculation. (Attestation forms did not at that time ask: 'Are you prepared to undergo inoculation against smallpox and enteric fever?')
Re-enlisted, 15 May 1915 (indicating willingness to be vaccinated and inoculated). Embarked for overseas, 11 November 1915; disembarked Suez, 8 December 1915.
Embarked at Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 26 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 4 April 1916. Admitted to 2nd Australian General Hospital, Marseilles, 28 April 1916; discharged to duty, 26 May 1916. Admitted to 2nd Australian General Hospital (neurotic heart), 3 December 1916; discharged to duty, 6 December 1916. Granted leave to the United Kingdom, 6 February 1917; returned from leave, 23 February 1917.Found guilty of being absent without leave; awarded 3 days confined to barracks, 2 May 1917. Admitted to 2nd Australian General Hospital, 31 May 1917; discharged to duty, 19 June 1917. Proceeded on leave to the United Kingdom, 5 February 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 21 February 1918. Found guilty of being absent without leave, 19-21 February 1918; admonished and awarded forfeiture of 2 days' pay.
Proceeded to United Kingdom on leave, 18 January 1919; rejoined unit from leave, 9 February 1919. Marched out for return to Australia, 21 March 1919. Embarked from England on board 'Norman', 4 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 18 August 1919. Discharged, 8 November 1919.
Medals: 1914/15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||83|
|Place of burial||Cremated: Springvale Crematorium, Melbourne, Victoria|