Henry Dobson was born in Ballarat, Victoria was married and was employed as a Farmer. He enlisted in Cootamundra, New South Wales at the age of 34. He volunteered and was stationed with the 30th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement later transferring to the 13th Battalion with the Regimental number 5133. He was discharged and Returned to Australia on the 1st of July 1919. Tree number 2967.