Previous Service – Glasgow Royal Engineers, 4 years
26/08/1914- Completed Medical Examination Blackboy Hill WA & Joined 11th Battalion as Private
1/09/1914- Appointed Lance Corporal
26/11/1914- To Overseas Training Base Egypt ex Australia
2/03/1915- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
19/05/1915- To Transport Section Mex Camp Egypt
3/11/1915- Transferred to Maadi Camp Egypt
7/01/1916- Rejoined 11th Battalion Tel-el-Kebir Egypt ex Detachment
26/03/1916- Disembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria Egypt
12/10/1916- Admitted Hospital France ex 7th Field Ambulance ( Injuries from being kicked in the mouth by a horse at Billets near Steenvoorde )
18/10/1916- Rejoined 11th Battalion in the field France ex Hospital
23/10/1917- Confirmed Appointment to Lance Corporal in the field France
8/12/1917- Granted Leave England
22/12/1917- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Leave
15/09/1918- Embarked England for Australia per ” Rangatira ” on Submarine Guard Duty then per ” Arawa ”
13/11/1918- Disembarked Fremantle
11/01/1919- Discharged from Service ( Termination of Period of Enlistment ).



1914/15 Star – No. 1482

British War Medal – No. 595

Victory Medal – No. 594