Regimental number1894
Place of birthCrewe England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMahogany Creek, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, Richd Townsend, Cold Norton, near Stane, Staffs, England
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 2 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1918