|Place of birth||Balmain New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Can Street, Coogee, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||29|
|Next of kin||D Ravell, Sr, Mount Colah, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Driver|
|Unit name||3rd Battalion, Headquarters|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/20/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Company Sergeant Major|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||3rd Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
'(Ypres 12-13 October 1916) Consistent good work. Conspicuous bravery & initiative in charge of wiring party.'
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'At Ypres on night 12/15th October Sgt. RAVELL, was in charge of the wiring party detailed to clear a track for the raiders. His quickness and initiative in doing this under heavy fire greatly assisted in the success of the operation. He was the last man of the raid into our trenches when one man was reported missing he volunteered and led a party to look for the man. Previous to this Sgt. RAVELL has done very good work.'
|Other details||Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal|