Regimental number6348
Place of birthBaree, Mt Morgan, Queensland
SchoolBoys' State School, Mount Morgan, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer's assistant
AddressBaree, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Searle, Baree, Mt Morgan, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in Cadets, Citizen Miltary Forces and Army Medical Corps.
Enlistment date11 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 May 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialRibemont Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot IV, Row K, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Jane SEARLE, Baree, queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal