– 24/09/1916- Completed Medical Examination Adelaide SA
– 23/10/1916- To ” E ” Company 2nd Depot Battalion as Private
– 7/11/1916- To 32nd Battalion 12th Reinforcements Mitcham SA
– 18/02/1917 – To 8th Training Battalion Hurdcott England ex Australia
– 16/03/1917- Admitted Military Hospital Fovant England ( Bronchitis )
– 13/04/1917- Rejoined 8th Training Battalion Hurdcott ex Hospital
– 15/11/1917- Transferred to 15th Training Battalion Codford England
– 18/12/1917- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton
– 24/12/1917- Joined 43rd Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
– 1/02/1918- Admitted Hospital France ( Accidentally Injured-Sprained Ankle ) ex 10th Australian Field Ambulance ex 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station
– 26/02/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Hospital
– 6/05/1918- Detached to Brigade Ammunition Dump
– 13/05/1918- Rejoined Battalion in the field France ex Detachment
– 3/06/1918- Wounded in Action France ( Gunshot Wound Leg & Buttock )
– 3/06/1918 – Admitted 47th Casualty Clearing Station in the field France
– 25/06/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Wounded
– 6/08/1918- Wounded in Action France ( Gunshot Wound Right Toes )
– 6/08/1918- Admitted 53rd General Hospital France ex 61st Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train
– 12/08/1918- Evacuated/Admitted General Military Hospital Edmonton England
– 23/08/1918- Transferred 3rd Aux Hospital Dartford England
– 10/09/1918- To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England
– 20/10/1918- Embarked England for Australia per ” Borda ”
– 16/12/1918- Disembarked Fremantle WA
– 11/02/1919- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit )

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 18730

Victory Medal – No. 18472

DEATH/BURIAL DETAILS

Date of Death – 21/11/1941 ( Aged 48 Years )

Burial – Capel Cemetery WA – Section 7D6 – Grave No. 46.

AUTHOR NOTE

Sincere thanks to Jen THOMSON for identifying this soldier in her important Research Document ” Capel Connections”, February, 2018.