|Place of birth||Collingwood, Victoria|
|Address||85 Hoddle Street, Collingwood, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Aunt, Louisa Dunstone, 85 Hoddle Street, Collingwood, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||22nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/39/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 22), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Abbassia, 27 December 1915; discharged, 15 February 1916; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 51 days.
Taken on strength, 58th Bn, Ferry Post, 4 April 1916.
Transferred to 60th Bn, 4 April 1916, and taken on strength, Ferry Post.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported Missing, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, held in the field, 4 August 1917, pronounced fate as 'Killed in Action, 19 July 1916'.
Note, Red Cross File No 2500203: 'No trace Germany[.] Cert. by Capt. Mills 10-10-19.'Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, SILVER John
Red Cross File No 2500203