|Place of birth||Geelong, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||27 Bloomsbury Street, Chilwell, Geelong, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Father, A Lowe, 27 Bloomsbury Street, Chilwell, Geelong, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Served in the Senior Cadets for 3 years.|
|Place of enlistment||Broadmeadows, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||8th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/25/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||1613|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||8th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 526 Corporal Albert Ernest LOWE, 31st Bn, returned to Australia, 8 May 1919.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 13 April 1915.
Joined Bn at Gallipoli, 26 May 1915.
Admitted to 2nd Australian Field Ambulance, 26 June 1915 (diarrhoea); rejoined unit same day.
Wounded in action, 7 August 1915 (shock), and admitted to 2nd Australian Field Ambulance Dressing Station; rejoined unit, 9 August 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 7 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 26 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 31 March 1916.
Wounded in action, 25 July 1916 (sprained left ankle); admitted to 1st Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 26 July 1916; tranmsferred to Convalescent Depot, Rouen, 27 July 1916; rejoined Bn, in the field, 25 August 1916.
Admitted to New Zealand Stationary Hospital, Amiens, 30 November 1916 (bronchitis); transferred to Ambulance Train No 5, 4 December 1916, and admitted to 8th General Hospital, Rouen. Transferred to England, 9 December 1916, and admitted to 3rd Southern General Hospital, 11 December 1916 (debility: slight). Transferred to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, Dartford, 22 January 1917; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 29 January 1917.
Marched into No 3 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 22 March 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 19 April 1917; rejoined unit, in the field, 10 May 1917.
Admitted to 1st Australian Division Rest Station, 23 October 1917 (debility), and transferred same day to 3rd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station; to 7th Canadian General Hospital, Etaples, 24 October 1917; to No 6 Convalescent Depot, 9 November 1917; to 1st Australian Division Base Depot, Havre, 16 November 1917.
Transferred to England, 19 December 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HS 'Durham Castle', 10 March 1918; discharged, Melbourne, 26 August 1918 (medically unfit: chronic bronchitis).Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Preston Cemetery|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, LOWE Claude Harold|