|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Aldinga, South Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||William Street, York, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||34|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Laura Jane Bratchell, William Street, York, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 5 years in the 16th Australian Light Horse; for 2 years in the 17th Machine Gun Section.|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/8/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Imperial Camel Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Cousin: 7370 Sapper Samuel Thomas BOWERING, 3rd Tunnelling Company, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.|
War service: embarked from Adelaide, 11 January 1916.
Taken on strength, 1st Light Horse Training Regiment, Heliopolis, 1 March 1916. Transferred to Camel Corps, Tel el Kebir, 5 May 1916.
Admitted to field ambulance, 8 June 1916 (sandfly fever); transferred to Government Hospital, 20 June 1916 (lumbago); to No. 3 Australian General Hospital, Cairo, 12 July 1916.
Transferred to HT 'Seang Choon', 17 July 1916, and embarked from Suez for return to Australia for discharge (rheumatism); discharged Adelaide, 19 October 1916.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalAlso served in World War II as S935, Pte: enlisted, 24 July 1940; discharged, 15 September 1941 (overage).
|Date of death|
|Place of burial||Millicent Cemetery, South Australia|