|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Lytton Road, East Brisbane, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs E M Crawford, 65 Lennox Street, Richmond, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 6 months, Home Service, Melbourne: discharged, medically unfit.|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Machine Gun Company June 1917, General Reinforcements|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||24/36/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||5th Australian Motor Transport Company|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
Embarked Melbourne, 26 November 1917; disembarked Suez, 27 December 1917; embarked Port Said, 9 January 1918; disembarked Taranto, Italy, 20 January 1918; entrained to France; embarked Cherbourg, 24 January 1918; disembarked Southampton, England, 2 February 1918, and marched in to 15th Training Bn, Codford.
Transferred to 47th Bn, 5 February 1918.
Transferred to Machine Gun Details, Grantham, 10 April 1918.
Admitted to Grantham Military Hospital, 21 June 1918 (not yet diagnosed); discharged, 26 July 1918.
Found guilty, 29 July 1918, of being absent without leave from midnight, 11 June, to 2 pm, 19 June 1918: awarded 7 days' Field Punishment No 2, and forfeited a total of 15 days' pay.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 17 September 1918 (syphilis); discharged to No 2 Convalescent Training Depot, Parkhouse, 19 September 1918; total period of treatment for venereal disease: 3 days.
Proceeded overseas to France, 4 December 1918; taken on strength, 3rd Machine Gun Bn, in the field, 7 December 1918.
Transferred to 5th Australian Motor Transport Company, 21 January 1919.
Admitted to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Abbeville, 6 February 1919 (diarrhoea); transferred to England, 3 March 1919 (bronchitis: severe), and admitted to King George Hospital, Stamford Street, London, 6 March 1919; discharged on furlough, 13 March 1919, to report to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 27 March 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Themistocles', 12 June 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 3 August 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 12 September 1919.Medal: British War Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, CRAWFORD Horace Allen|