|Place of birth||New Norfolk, Tasmania|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||27|
|Next of kin||Father, Mr R W Dean, Koonya, Tasmania|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||12th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/29/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||12th Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
'Great determination and courage under continual shell fire, rendering valuable services. (East of Hooge).'
'Work at Proyart on 25 August 1918.'
Awarded a Mention on Despatches: promulgated 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||*Spelt Horace Ebeensvard Dean on NR|
War service: Western FrontMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Cornelian Bay Crematorium|