Max Booth was born at Ballarat and was a Clerk, single at the time of enlistment in Ballarat on 19 August 1914 was a Lance Corporal from previous involvements. His unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914.He was admitted to hospital with a poisoned foot on 5/7/16 and three days later was promoted to Sergeant 10/7/16 whilst in France. He rejoined unit on 11/7/16. He returned to Australia 23 October 1918. Tree No. 138.