|Place of birth||Glenfield, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||36|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Alice Towle, Cairns, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Cairns, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||25th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/42/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||25th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Brisbane, 21 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 10 January 1917.
Admitted to Fargo Military Hospital, 26 January 1917 (epitheoloma). Charged the value of 1 dinner plate (2.5d), 5 March 1917. Discharged to 7th Training Bn, 31 March 1917.
Admitted to Fargo Hospital, 15 April 1917 (influenza); discharged to Depot, 24 April 1917, andmarched in to 7th Training Bn.
Admitted to Parkhouse Hospital, 4 May 1917 (mumps); discharged to duty, 22 May 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 19 June 1917; taken on strength, 25th Bn, in the field, 9 July 1917.
Attached for duty with 22nd Machine Gun Company, 15 September 1917; rejoined 25th Bn from detachment, 27 December 1917.
Admitted to 7th Field Ambulance, 28 December 1917 (pyrexia unknown origin); transferred to Divisional Rest Station; to 6th Field Ambulance, 2 January 1918; to Casualty Clearing Station, 5 January 1918; to 2nd Australian General Hospital, 8 January 1918; to England, 15 January 1918, and admitted same day to Quex Park Auxiliary Hospital, Kent (trench fever: slight); transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 8 February 1918; discharged on furlough, 11 February 1918, to report to No 4 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 25 February 1918.
Commenced return to Australia for discharge (premature senility) on board HT 'Essex', 7 June 1918; disembarked Sydney, 1 August 1918, for onward travel to Brisbane; discharged, Brisbane, 19 August 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Mt Thompson Crematorium|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, TOWLE George|