|Place of birth||Leaghli Bridge, Old Loughlin, Carlow, Ireland|
|Address||Murray's Creek, Bundaberg, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||35|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Mabel Cummins, Murray's Creek, Bundaberg, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Bundaberg, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Machine Gun Company 7, Reinforcement 9|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||24/12/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||553A|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Machine Gun Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne on RMS 'Orontes', 23 December 1916; disembarked Plymouth, 17 February 1917; marched into Australian Details Camp, Perham Downs, 18 February 1917; moved out, 23 February 1917; marched into Australian Machine Gun Training Depot, Belton Park, 24 February 1917.
Admitted sick to isolation, 24 February 1917. Proceeded to France through Folkestone, 24 April 1917; taken on strength of 7th Machine Gun Company, 6 May 1917.
Proceeded on leave to the United Kingdom, 9 February 1918; re
joined unit from leave, 25 February 1918; proceeded on leave to the United Kingdom, 18 January 1919; rejoined unit from leave3, 13 February 1919; moved out to Australian General Base Depot, Havre, 2 April 1919. Proceeded to England, 10 April 1919; disembarked Southampton, 11 April 1919, and marched into No 2 Group, Sutton Veny, 11 April 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on HT 'Ajana', 19 August 1919; disembarked Sydney, 9 October 1919. Discharged Brisbane, 18 November 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CUMMINS John|