Bunbury – Wellington District Western Australia
21/06/1916-To 16th battalion 27th Reinforcements
5/09/1916-To 48th Battalion 6th reinforcements
28/12/1916-To 12th Training Battalion Codford England
3/05/1917-Proceeded Overseas 4th Aust Division Base Depot France ex. Folkestone
7/05/1917-Joined 48th Battalion in the field Etaples France
12/10/1917-Reported Wounded and MISSING IN ACTION FRANCE
7/11/1917-Reported Held as PRISONER OF WAR GERMANY ( Stammlager Friedrichsfeld Camp )
4/01/1919-Repatriated POW arrived England
7/01/1919-Granted Leave England
7/02/1919-To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England
28/03/1919-Embarked England for Australia per “Karoa”
16/06/1919-Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit )
PRISONER OF WAR – RED CROSS FILES SUMMARY
19/11/1917- Copy of wire for Copenhagen of 7/11/1917- per Central Prisoners of War- ” Wounded & Missing 13/10/1917 – Prisoner of War- Interred Friedrichsfeld “.
13/06/1918- London- Extract from Letter dated 14/04/1918- ” I was wounded in my body and legs but I am very pleased to say that they have healed up alright and I am quite well again “.
10/01/1919- London- Certified by list from AIF Headquarters dated 7/01/1919- ” Repatriated Prisoner of War- Arrived Hull 4/01/1919 “.