|Place of birth||Ipswich, Queensland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||c/o R S Hodge, The Laurels, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||40|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Helen Maud Collins, 'Altona', Edmundstone Street, South Brisbane, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Served 1 year 53 days in South Africa (Boer War).|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Machine Gun Company 13, Reinforcement 13|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||24/18/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Army Pay Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 21 June 1917; disembarked Liverpool, England, 26 August 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 4 December 1917; taken on strength, 41st Bn, 14 December 1917.
Wounded in action, 26 May 1918 (gas poisoning shell: severe); admitted to 2nd Stationary Hospital, Abbeville, 7 June 1918; transferred to England, 16 June 1918, and admitted to Frensham Hill Hospital, 17 June 1918; transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 2 July 1918; discharged to No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 5 July 1918; marched into No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 10 September 1918.
Transferred to Australian Army Pay Corps, 27 November 1918.
Promoted Temporary Corporal, 1 February 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Marathon', 19 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 11 June 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||46|
|Place of burial||White Beach Cemetery, Tulagi, Solomon Islands|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, COLLINS Percy William|