|Place of birth||Newcastle, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||25 Lennox Street, North Richmond, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||19|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr L Williams, 25 Lennox Street, North Richmond, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years in the Senior Cadets.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||7th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/24/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death from cemetery records||21|
|Place of burial||Mericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 4), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Leonard Lewis and Elizabeth Jane WILLIAMS|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 1 April 1916; disembarked suez, 12 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 21 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 30 June 1916.
Taken on strength, 60th Bn, in the field, 21 July 1916.
Admitted to 5th Australian Field Ambulance, 26 November 1916 (influenza); transferred to 15th Australian Field Ambulance, 28 November 1916; discharged to unit, and rejoined Bn, in the field, 14 December 1916.
Admitted to 38th Casualty Clearing Station, 2 January 1917 (pyrexia, unknown origin); transferred to Ambulance Train, 3 January 1917, and admitted to 171st General Hospital, Etretat, 4 January 1917 (trench fever); transferred to No 4 Convalescent Depot, Havre, 25 January 1917; discharged to 5th Australian Division Base Depot, Etaples, 13 February 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 26 February 1917.
Appointed Lance Corporal, 7 April 1917.
Appointed Corporal, 16 June 1917.
Marched out to Field Ambulance as Escort, 27 July 1917; rejoined Bn, 4 August 1917.
Promoted Sergeant, 9 September 1917.
Admitted to 14th Australian Field Ambulance, 17 March 1918 (scabies), and transferred to 5th Australian Division Rest Station; to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 22 March 1918; discharged to duty, 25 March 1918; rejoined Bn, in the field, 26 March 1918.
Killed in action, 4 July 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WILLIAMS Herbert Lewis|