|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Dalgety, New South Wales|
|School||Public School, Dalgety, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||35|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Emily Booth, Tyer Street, Stratford, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Sale, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||21st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/38/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||21st Battalion|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||Belgium|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||21|
|Place of burial||Nine Elms British Cemetery (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 10), Poperinghe, Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
Note on Attestation Form: 'Complexion: Dark'.
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 28 July 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 11 September 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 31 December 1916; joined 21st Bn, in the field, 26 January 1917.
Admitted to 7th Australian Field Ambulance, 16 February 1917 (trench feet); discharged to duty, and rejoined Bn, 25 February 1917.
Wounded in action, 3 May 1917 (gun shot wound, knee), admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, and transferred to Casualty Clearing Station; to 8th General hospital, Rouen, 4 May 1917; to 2nd Convalescent Depot, Rouen, 19 May 1917; to 11th Convalescent Depot, Buchy, 25 May 1917; to Base Depot, Havre, 29 June 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 18 July 1917.
Admitted to 6th Australian Field Ambulance, 21 August 1917 (dysentery), and transferred same day to 58th General Hospital, St Omer; to 59th General hospital, 1 September 1917 (diarrhoea); discharged to duty, 11 September 1917; rejoined Bn, 14 September 1917.
Wounded in action (second occasion), Belgium, 9 October 1917 (multiple gun shot wounds, abdomen and thigh), and admitted to 11th Australian Field Ambulance, and transferred to 44th Casualty Clearing Station.
Died of wounds, 13 October 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BOOTH Lawrence Henry|