|Place of birth||Camperdown, New South Wales|
|School||Yerranderie Public School, New South Wales|
|Other training||Technical College, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Annie Nurse, 'Tonali', Mill Street, Carlton, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Servedfor 3 years in the Senior Cadets (Compulsory Military Training scheme); 2 years in the 5th Company, Australian Engineers, Citizen Military Forces.|
|Place of enlistment||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||20th Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/37/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport Berrima on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||4174|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Field Company Engineers|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||France|
|Age at death||21|
|Age at death from cemetery records||21|
|Place of burial||Prowse Point Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 2), Warneton, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Joseph and Emily Annie NURSE, 'Surrey', 99 Farr Street, Rockdale, New South Wales|
|Family/military connections||Cousin: 47 Pte Albert JOHNSON, 13th Bn, killed in action, 3 May 1915.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 3 September 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 4 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Appointed Lance Corporal, Tel el Kebir, 17 February 1916; reverted to Sapper at own request.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 1 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 9 June 1916.
Killed in action, Belgium, 11 July 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, NURSE Albert Edward|