|Place of birth||Merewether New South Wales|
|Address||Morgan Street, Murewether, Newcastle, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Alice Bowtell, Morgan Street, Murewether, Newcastle, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Infantry Brigade, 8th Field Ambulance Sections B and C|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||8th Field Ambulance|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
'Work at Harbonnieres on 9 August 1918.'
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'At HARBONNIERES, East of VILLERS-BRETONNEUX on 9th August 1918 this soldier did conspicuously good work as a stretcher-bearer. During the advance under heavy shell and machine gun fire on VAUVILLERS. He worked continuously for thirty hours under the most trying conditions, carrying wounded to a place of safety. His conduct and devotion to duty were a great example to the other stretcher bearers and are deserving of special recognition.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Northern Suburbs Crematorium|