Bunbury – Wellington District Western Australia
25/10/1916- Completed Medical Examination Perth WA
8/11/1916- To No. 93 Depot Company as Private
16/11/1916- To 44th Battalion 7th Reinforcements
12/12/1916- To 48th Battalion 11th Reinforcements Blackboy Hill WA as Private
6/03/1917- To 12th Training Battalion Codford Sutton Mandeville England ex Australia
2/07/1917- Proceeded Overseas 4th Australian Division Base Depot Havre France ex Folkestone ex Codford England
21/07/1917- Joined 48th Battalion in the field France
12/10/1917- Reported Missing in Action Belgium
12/10/1917- Reported KILLED IN ACTION Belgium ( Court of Enquiry Held- 8/04/1918 )
Service Medals Awarded
British War Medal – No. 55210
Victory Medal – No. 54366
Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 342743
Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, Belgium
Australian War Memorial Canberra – Panel No. 146.
Details of Soldier’s Death
Informant – 3035- SMITH, W. G. – 48th Battalion – ” On October 11, 1917 we hopped over near the Ypres Railway Line, we gained all our objectives. HENFRY was hit in both legs and was lying on the edge of a shell hole a few yards in front of me. His cobber ( name not recalled ) went out to him. HENFRY died in about 2 hours. We were forced to retire about 5.00 pm “.
Local I.D. – Bunbury Herald.