|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Ballarat, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||37 Shannon Street, North Geelong, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Father, F Reiffel, 37 Shannon Street, North Geelong, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme)|
|Place of enlistment||Port Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||7th General (Victorian) Reinforcements|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/111/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: England, France
Embarked Melbourne, 23 July 1918; disembarked London, England, 27 September 1918, and marched in to 1st Training Bn, Fovant.
Found guilty, 4 November 1918, of being absent without leave from 0001, 30 October, until apprehended by the Military Police in London, 0115, 1 November 1918: awarded 5 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 8 days' pay.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Sutton Veny, 24 November 1918 (not yet diagnosed); discharged, 9 December 1918.
Found guilty, 29 January 1919, of being absent without leave from 0001, 15 January, until apprehended by Police about 1015, 25 January 1919: awarded 20 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 31 days' pay.
Proceeded overseas to France, 18 February 1919; taken on strength, 7th Bn, in the field, 22 February 1919.
Admitted to 2nd Australian Field Ambulance, 1 March 1919, and transferred to 55th Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train No 19, 3 March 1919, and admitted to 7th General Hospital, Wimereux, 4 March 1919 (gonorrhoea); transferred to England, 2 April 1919, and admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford; discharged, 5 April 1919; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 36 days.
Found guilty, civil offence, Tower Bridge Police Court, London, 17 July 1919, being drunk and disorderly, being in possession of a loader revolver: fined £2.0.0.
Found guilty, 30 July 1919, of being absent without leave from 2359, 20 July, to 1900, 23 July 1919: awarded 7 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 10 days' pay.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ajana', 19 August 1919; admitted to ship's hospital, at sea, 24 August 1919 (jaundice); disembarked Sydney, 9 October 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 20 November 1919.Medal: British War Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, REIFFEL Roy|