|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs G Hower, Toongabbie, Gippsland, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||16th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/33/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on
|Fate||No details of fate entered on Nominal Roll|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 12 April 1915.
Wounded in action (gun shot wound, right shoulder), and admitted to HMT 'Galeka', 2 May 1915; transferred to England, 3 May 1915; disembarked Southampton, 12 May 1915, and admitted to Graylingwell War Hospital, Chichester.
Commenced return to Australia from Portland on board HT 'Runic', , 7 November 1915 (gun shot wound, head and chest); discharged (medically unfit: wounded), Mwelbourne, 4 April 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HOWER Fred|