10/09/1914- To 12th Battalion ” G ” Company Blackboy Hill as Private
26/11/1914- To Overseas Training Base Egypt
2/03/1915- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces for Gallipoli Peninsula
25/04/1915- Wounded in Action Gallipoli
31/05/1915- Rejoined Battalion in the field Gallipoli ex Wounded
7/08/1915- Wounded in Action Gallipoli ( Shell Shock )
8/08/1915- Admitted No. 3 F.A.D.S Gallipoli then to 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station
15/08/1915- Evacuated/Admitted No. 16 Stationary Hospital Mudros Lemnos ex Hospital Ship ex Gallipoli
19/08/1915- Discharged from Hospital to No. 24 Convalescent Camp Mudros
11/09/1915- Transferred to Australian & New Zealand Base Mudros West
26/09/1915- Rejoined Unit in the field Gallipoli
6/01/1916- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Gallipoli
13/03/1916- Transferred No. 3 Machine Gun Company Serapeum Egypt
5/04/1916- Disembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria Egypt
25/07/1916- Wounded in Action France ( Gunshot Wound Left Hand )
29/07/1916- Admitted No. 9 General Hospital Rouen France
30/07/1916- Evacuated/Admitted Military Hospital Bramshott England
23/09/1916- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England ex Wounded
24/04/1917- Admitted Parkhouse Hospital England ( Mumps ) ex Perham Downs England
12/05/1917- Discharged to No. 2 Camp Parkhouse England
28/05/1917- To H & D Department  Machine Gun Training Depot Grantham England ex Sickness
26/06/1917- Proceeded Overseas Machine Gun Base Depot Camiers France ex Folkestone ex Grantham England
8/07/1917- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Base Depot
7/10/1917- Wounded in Action France ( Severe Gunshot Wound Right Arm )
8/10/1917- Admitted 14th General Hospital Wimereux France ex 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train
10/10/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Eastbourne Military Hospital England
29/10/1917- Admitted 3rd Australian Aux Hospital Dartford England
7/11/1917- To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England
15/11/1917- To No. 4 Command Depot Hurdcott England
18/01/1918- To Machine Gun Training Depot Grantham England
9/03/1918-  Date of English Marriage to Gladys Weekes GRANTHAM
9/04/1918- Proceeded Overseas Machine Gun Base Depot Camiers France ex Folkestone ex Grantham England
20/04/1918- Rejoined Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
NEW DESIGNATION – Ist Machine Gun Battalion
11/08/1918- Wounded in Action France ( Shell Wound Left Thigh )
15/08/1918- Admitted 22nd General Hospital Camiers France ex 15th Australian Field Ambulance ex 53rd Casualty Clearing Station
27/09/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Base Depot ex Wounded
8/11/1918- Granted Leave England
28/01/1919- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Leave
22/03/1919- Disembarked Southampton England ex Havre France
26/03/1919- Granted Leave with Pay for Non-Military Employment- Steam Ploughs- G.A. Marsh, Flasborough Geston Newmont Nottingham
26/06/1919- Joined Department of Repat/Demobilization London England ex Non-Military Employment
11/07/1919- To No. 2 Group Sutton Veny England ex France for Return to Australia
25/09/1919- Embarked England for Australia per ” Mahana ”
3/11/1919- Disembarked Australia ( Plus Wife & 1 Child )
19/11/1919- Discharged from Service

 

Local I.D.- RSL  Bunbury Streets of Diggers Project March/April 2015