|Place of birth||Normanton, Queensland|
|School||State School, Queensland|
|Address||Lower Clifton Terrace, Red Hill, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Father, Charles Hurman, Lower Clifton Terrace, Red Hill, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Driver|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 1|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/31/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Thirty-Seven on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||2nd Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Place of death or wounding||Damshagen, Germany|
|Age at death||30.9|
|Age at death from cemetery records||29|
|Place of burial||Hamburg Cemetery (Plot I, Row H, Grave No. 16), Ohlsdorf, Germany|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Charles and Priscilla HURMAN, Lower Clifton Terrace, Red Hill, Queensland|
|Family/military connections||Brother to Lieut G.G. HURMAN who received his commission for the part he took in the Villers-Bretonneux and also the MM. There was also four cousins, three who were wounded and one killed in action.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Joined the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign), 30 April 1915.
Found guilty, Alexandria, Egypt, 1 October 1915, of being absent from duty: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks.
Reverts from Driver to Gunner at own request, Zeitoun, 8 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 23 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 March 1916.
Transferred to, and taken on strength of 21st Field Artillery Bde, 15 May 1916.
Tried by Field General Court Martial, 30 August 1916, on a charge of when on active service, drunkenness; plead Guilty: awarded 14 days' Field Punishment No 2, and total forfeiture of 26 days' pay.
Transferred to, and taken on strength of 2nd Field Artillery Bde, 24 January 1917, and posted to 6th Battery.
Posted as 'Missing, believed Prisoner of War, 15 April 1917'.
Now, 2 June 1917, reported as 'Prisoner of War, interned at Limburg'.
Died, Danshagen, Germany, 24 October 1918 (pneumonia).Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HURMAN Ernest Septimus|