|Place of birth||Henty, Victoria|
|School||Henty State School No 2020, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Father, P Rogers, Hamilton, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 3 years in the Senior Cadets; 2 years in the 72nd Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||57th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/74/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Base Reception Camp|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Listed on Henty State School No 2020 Honour Roll, Victoria.|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 28 February 1918; disembarked Liverpool, England, 20 April 1918, and marched in to 14th Training Bn, Codford.
Proceeded overseas to France, 8 July 1918; taken on strength, 57th Bn, in the field, 24 July 1918.
Detached for duty to 15th Infantry Brigade Headquarters, 5 August 1918; rejoined Bn from detachment.
Wounded in action, 30 September 1918 (gun shot wound, thigh), and admitted to 8th Field Ambulance, and transferred to 50th Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train No 19, 1 October 1918, and admitted to 74th General Hospital, Trouville, 2 October 1918; transferred to No 1 Australian Convalescent Depot, Havre, 14 October 1918; to Base Depot, Havre, 15 February 1919; to 3rd Australian Reception Camp, Havre, 19 February 1919.
Marched out to England, 10 June 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulysses', 23 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 2 September 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 25 September 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ROGERS Ernest Carlyle|