|Next of kin||Father, J W Sumner, Otarere via Rotorua|
|Rank on embarkation||2nd Lieutenant|
|Unit name||New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 1915, 3rd Reinforcements of 1st Battalion, E Company|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Wellington on board HMNZT 38 Tahiti on
Mentioned in Despatches
'Mentioned in despatch from General Sir Douglas Haig, G.C.B., Commander in Chief of the British Armies in France, dated 13th November, 1916.'
Source: London Gazette
|Sources||Nominal Roll Vol. 2: Roll 16, p. 1|