|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Randwick, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||c/o Rev F.D. Perkins, Armidale School, Armidale, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Father, William Bethune, 2 Terrace Street, Newcastle, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Gunner|
|Unit name||Field Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 31|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/128/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Gunner|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||7th Field Artillery Brigade|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked, Sydney, 5 November 1917; disembarked Suez, 12 December 1917.
Embarked Alexandria, 18 December 1917; disembarked Taranto, Italy, 22 December 1917, and proceeded overland to France; disembarked Southampton, England, 5 January 1918, and marched into Reserve Bde Australian Artillery, Heyesbury, the same day.
Proceeded overseas to France, 8 April 1918; marched into Australian General Base Depot, Rouelles, 9 April 1918.
Proceeded to unit, 12 April 1918; taken on strength, 107th Battery, 7th Field Artillery Brigade, 15 April 1918.
On leave to the United Kingdom, 23 March 1919; rejoined unit, 12 April 1919.
Proceeded to England for return to Australia, 5 May 1919; marched into No 3 Group, Codford, 20 May 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Prinz Hubertus', 3 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 26 August 1919; discharged Sydney (termination of period of enlistment), 19 September 1919.
Total war service: 2 years 182 days (of which 1 year 296 days was abroad).Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||41|
|Place of burial||Rookwood Necropolis (Presbyterian Section), Sydney, New South Wales|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BETHUNE Charles Chizlett|