|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Byangun, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Raff Street, Toowoomba, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Mrs Eva Matilda Carlson, North Street, Toowoomba, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Served for 6 months in the Junior Cadets, Bulimba.|
|Place of enlistment||Toowoomba, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||6th General Service Reinforcements (Queensland) (Egypt)|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Malta on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Palestine
Embarked Sydney, 16 October 1918; admitted to ship's hospital; at sea, 16 november 1918; discharged, 17 November 1918 (temporary influenza)disembarked Suez, 22 November 1918.
Found guilty, District Court Martial, 17 November 1918, of when on Active Service committing a civil offence, viz. stealing, when on HT 'Malta', 1 November 1918, entering No 2 Hold and removing ship's cargo: awarded 14 days' detention.
Admitted to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, 29 December 1918; discharged to duty, 23 January 1919; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 26 days.
Admitted to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, 29 January 1919 (gonorrhoea); discharged to duty, 14 February 1919; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 17 days.
Joined 2nd Light Horse Regiment, Jerusalem, 18 February 1919.
Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Ulimaroa', 13 March 1919; arrived Melbourne, 19 April 1919, to disembark Brisbane; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 13 May 1919.Medal: British War Medal
|Miscellaneous details||Name does not appear on Embarkation Roll.|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CARLSON James Edward|