|Place of birth||Strathfield, London, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||McNab Street, Rosalie, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||40.9|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs L Cottrell, McNab Street, Rosalie, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Served in 1st Bn, Cameron Highlanders Regiment; 2.5 years in Militia: time expired.|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Field Ambulance, 2nd and 3rd Reinforcements|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||26/46/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A53 Itria on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Pte|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Field Ambulance|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Proceeded to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign), 2 March 1915.
Wounded in action (injury to brain and scalp); admitted to hospital, Malta, and transferred to England (dates not recorded).
Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Suevic', 8 October 1915; discharged (medically unfit), 19 January 1916.
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory MedalDeath attributed to War Service.
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, COTTRELL Alfred Edward|