|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Carlton, Victoria|
|Address||2 Victoria Street, Brunswick, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Guardian, J Dunstan, 2 Victoria Street, Brunswick, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years in the 59th Bn, Senior Cadets.|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||5th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/22/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria 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 Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 5th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 7 January1916.
Transferred to 57th Bn, 17 February 1916; to 60th Bn, 15 March 1916.
Found guilty, Duntroon Plateau, 1 May 1916, of disobedience of orders and obscene language: awarded 3 days' Field Punishment No 2.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported missing in action, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, 4 August 1917, determined fate as 'killed in action, 19 July 1916'.
Note, Red Cross File No 2640207: 'No trace Germany[.] Cert. by Capt. Mills 10-10-19.'Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Surname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as STOBANS.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, STOBAUS George
Red Cross File No 2640207