|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Hahndorf, South Australia|
|School||Micham Public School, South Australia|
|Address||15th Street, Renmark, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Elizabeth Sarah Boettcher, 15th Street, Renmark, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Sapper|
|Unit name||11th Field Company Engineers, Section 2|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||14/30/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sapper|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||11th Field Company Engineers|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 15081 Sapper Oswald Bennett BOETTCHER, 3rd Divisional Signal Company, returned to Australia, 27 May 1919.|
Place of birth listed as Ambleside in 'South Australia Book of War Families'.
War service: Western Front
Wounded in action, 4 July 1917 (shell shock); recovered; rejoined unit.
Admitted to hospital, 12 May 1918; invalided to England, 20 June 1918; recovered.
Disembarked Australia, 27 June 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal