Regimental number273
Place of birthGrantham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
Addressc/o Bank of New South Wales, Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Wm. Cartwright, Normanton, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSquadron Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A15 Star of England on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollQuartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 18 April 1915
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCairo War Memorial Cemetery (Row B, Grave No 210)
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Annie CARTWRIGHT, Normanton, Grantham England