|Place of birth||Kingsbridge, South Devon, England|
|School||Kingsbridge Board School, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||28|
|Next of kin||Father, William Henry Hurrell, 23 Norton Terrace, Climsland Road, Payton, Devon, England|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||11th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/28/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||11th Battalion|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Place of death or wounding||Germany|
|Age at death||31|
|Place of burial||Niederzwehren Cemetery (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 2), Cassel, Germany|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Taken on strength, 11th Bn, Gallipoli, 16 June 1915.
Admitted to 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 27 August 1915 (pyrexia); transferred to HS 'Glenart Castle', 28 September 1915, and admitted to No 1 Auxiliary Hospital, Heliopolis, 4 October 1915 (debility); transferred to No 3 Convalescent Depot, Helouan, 2 November 1915 (hernia); discharged to duty, Zeitoun, 17 November 1915.
Atytached to Camel Corps as Cycle Orderly, Abbassia, 16 January 1916.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Abbassia, 6 April 1916; discharged to duty, 20 April 1916; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 15 days.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, 3 May 1916; transferred to 2nd Australian Stationary Hospital, Tel el Kebir, 2 May 1916; discharged to duty, 12 June 1916 (non-venereal).
Embarked Alexandria, 27 September 1916.
Died of disease (pneumonia and meningitis) while a prisoner of war, Germany.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, HURRELL William Henry|