|Place of birth||Ballarat, Victoria|
|Address||'Thornton', Sayers Street, Midland Junction, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Father, F H Davis, 'Thornton', Sayers Street, Midland Junction, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Field Ambulance 4, Reinforcement 11|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||26/47/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Army Medical Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||Final rank incorrectly recorded on Nominal Roll as Private.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, 4 December 1915.
Taken in strength, 4th Field Ambulance, 9 December 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 18 December 1915 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Transferred to 12th Field Ambulance, 29 February 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 4 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 11 June 1916.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 17 July 1916.
Transferred to 4th Division Gas Staff, 23 August 1916.
Promoted Sergeant, 1 October 1916.
Admitted to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance, 21 March 1917 (food poisoning); discharged to duty, 21 March 1917.
Appointed Acting Staff sergeant, 1 July 1917.
On leave to Paris, 18 October 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 29 October 1918.
Detached to Chemistry School, Lille, 11 December 1918.
Instructed to report to No 2 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, for early repatriation, 1 January 1919, and reverted to Sergeant.
Commenced return to Australia from Devonport on board HT 'Anchises', 28 February 1919; disembarked Fremantle, 7 April 1919; discharged, Perth, 3 June 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, DAVIS Ray|