|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Wellington, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Lithgow, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||20|
|Next of kin||Father, Alfred John Field, Esk Street, Lithgow, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil (previously rejected for enlistment on account of rupture)|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Bathurst, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||57th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/74/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Army Medical Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Age at death from cemetery records||47|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||Labuan Memorial, Malaysia|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Alfred John and Venetia FIELD|
War service: Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 3 November 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 January 1917; marched in to 1st Training Bn, Hurdcott, 10 January 1917.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Fovant, 20 February 1917 (influenza); marched in to 15th Training Bn from hospital, 26 February 1917; marched out to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 14 May 1917.
Detached for duty with 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, Bulford, 23 May 1917; taken on strength 1 ADH, 23 July 1917.
Fund guilty, Bulford, 22 February 1918, of neglectig to return cleaning gear of his ward to expence store: awarded 7 days' confined to barracks.
Charged, Bulford, 2 April 1918, with losing by neglect 3 bed tables and 2 fire shovels in Ward B: charge dismissed.
Admitted to 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital from staff, 29 October 1918 (tonsilitis); discharged to duty on staff, 2 November 1918.
Proceeded overseas to France, 9 November 1918; attached for duty, 39th General Hospital, 13 November 1918.
Rejoined 1st Australian General Hospital, Bulford, for duty, 18 January 1919.
Promoted Temporary Corporal, 18 February 1919.
Detached for duty, Australian Army Medical Corps Training Depot, 25 July 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Euripides', 6 September 1919; disembarked Sydney, 24 October 1919; discharged, Sydney, 8 December 1919.
Medals: British War Medal, Victory MedalAlso served in World War II: enlisted Royal Park, Victoria, 14 October 1940, as V6713; discharged as Private, 4 Army Troops, 14 February 1941; re-enlisted, Royal Park, Victoria, 12 August 1941, as VX61556; died as Corporal, 13th Australian General Hospital, Prisoner of War, 31 January 1945.
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, FIELD Sydney Arthur|