|Place of birth||Prahran, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, Walter Wyatt, 47 Rathmines Road, Auburn, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||37th Battalion, B Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/54/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||37th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 3 June 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 25 July 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 22 November 1916.
Admitted to 10th Field Ambulance, 31 January 1917 (injury to shoulder); transferred to No 2 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 2 February 1917; to Ambulance Train No 10, 7 February 1917, and admitted to 8th Stationary Hospital, Wimereux, 8 February 1917 (contusion, shoulder: accidental); to No 1 Convalescent Depot, 8 February 1917; to 3rd Australian Division Base Depot, Etaples, 11 February 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 23 February 1917.
Wounded in action, 3 March 1917 (accidental self-inflicted wound: gun shot wound, shattered left hand), and admitted to 9th Field Ambulance and then to No 2 Australian Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to 8th Stationary Hospital, Wimereux, 8 March 1917.
Statement of evidence received 12 March 1917: 'wound was caused accidentally and no blame is attachable to anyone.'
Transferred to England, 16 March 1917, and admitted to Frensham Hill Hospital; transferred to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 18 April 1917; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 7 May 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 22 July 1917; disembarked Melbourne, 24 September 1917; discharged (medically unfit: disability), 12 November 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WYATT Ernest Walter|