|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, Henry Walter Davis, Lionel Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||44th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/61/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||44th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: England
Embarked Fremantle, 29 January 1917; admitted to ship's hospital at sea, 24 February 1917 (venereal disease); disembarked Devonport, England, 27 March 1917.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 28 March 1917; transferred to Parkhouse Military Hospital, 12 April 1917; discharged from hospital, 14 April 1917; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 50 days.
Marched into 11th Training Bn, 18 April 1917.
Found guilty, 1 June 1917, of, at Bulford, an offence to the prejudice of good order and military discipline: (1) urinating in the lines; (2) being out of camp after Tattoo: awarded 4 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited 4 days' pay.
Found guilty, 9 July 1917, of being absent without leave from midnight, 6 July, to 4.30 pm, 8 July 1917: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks, and forfeited 2 days' pay under Royal Warrant.
Marched out to No 2 command Depot, Weymouth, 2 October 1917, for return to Australia.
Commenced return to Australia, 31 October 1917; discharged (medically unfit: bunions, flat feet), Perth, 22 January 1918.Medal: British War Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DAVIS John Stanley|