Percival Sampson Dawe was born in Willunga, South Australia was married and was employed as a Clerk. He enlisted in Melbourne, Victoria at the age of 33. He volunteered and was stationed with the 8th Light Horse Regiment, 25th Reinforcement with the Regimental number 3177. He was discharged and Returned to Australia on the 3rd of July 1919. Tree number 2570.