|Place of birth||Adelaide, South Australia|
|School||Public School, South Australia|
|Address||Arthur Street, Payneham, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Martha Rosewarne, Arthur Street, Payneham, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||43rd Battalion, B Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/60/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||43rd Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||26|
|Place of burial||Crucifix Corner Cemetery (Plot IX, Row B, Grave No. 5), Villers-Bretonneux, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: James and Martha ROSEWARNE, Arthur Street, Payneham, South Australia. Native of Adelaide, South Australia|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 9 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 20 July 1916; proceeded to England (date not recorded).
Proceeded overseas to France, 5 November 1916.
Admitted to 9th Australian Field Ambulance, 7 January 1917 (scabies); discharged to duty, and rejoined Bn, in the field, 18 January 1917.
Admitted to 10th Australian Field Ambulance, 1 February 1917 (scabies); to Divisional Rest Station, 3 February 1917; to Casualty Clearing Station, 13 February 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 20 February 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 10 August 1917.
Wounded in action, 4 October 1917, and remained at duty.
Wounded in action (second occasion), 20 October 1917 (gun shot wound, left thigh), and admitted to 11th Australian Field Ambulance, and transferred to 11th Casualty Clearing Station; to Ambulance Train No 25, 22 October 1917, and admitted to 1st South African General Hospital; transferred to England, 1 November 1917, and admitted to Reading War Hospital, 2 November 1917 (gun shot wound: severe); transferred to 3rd Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 21 November 1917; discharged on furlough, 23 November 1917, to report to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 7 December 1917.
Marched out to Overseas Training Brigade, Longbridge deverill, 20 December 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 17 January 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 23 January 1918.
Found guilty, 21 February 1918, of absenting himself from 4.40 pm parade, 18 February: reverted to the ranks.
Admitted to 11th Australian Field Ambulance, 29 April 1918 (trench fever); transferred to 61st Casualty Clearing station, 2 May 1918; to Ambulance Train No 14, 2 May 1918, and admitted to 18th General Hospital, Camiers; discharged to Intermediate Base Depot, Havre, 1 June 1918; rejioined Bn, in the field, 13 June 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ROSEWARNE Victor Frayne|