|Place of birth||Bomham England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Louise Minty, Broomham, Chippenham, Wilts, England|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||1st Battalion, 8th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/18/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Mention in Despatches
Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
'During operations from 7th to 12th June 1917 near MESSINES Corporal MINTY showed exceptional devotion to duty taking charge of gun right through operation and setting a fine example to his gun crew.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty during operations west of Bellenglise, on 18th September 1918. He went forward and established two Stokes mortars, one on either flank of the attacking battalion, silencing enemy machine guns. He supervised the mule train which was keeping up ammunition supplies to the Front, and it was due to his guiding that ammunition was available for the infantry when digging in.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 10
|Other details||Medals: Military Medal, Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal|