18/01/1917- Completed Medical Examination Blackboy Hill WA
24/01/1917- To Railway Corps Blackboy Hill WA as Private
27/03/1917- To St Lucia Barracks Borden England ex Australia
11/05/1917- Proceeded Overseas Australian Railways Operating Division France ex Southampton England
6/08/1917- Admitted Company Receiving Station France ( Sick )
11/08/1917- Joined 59th Railways Operating Company in the field France ex sickness
19/12/1917- Detached to 113th Company Royal Engineers in the field France
29/01/1918- Rejoined 59th Railways Operating Company in the field France ex Detachment
15/03/1918- Granted Leave England
3/04/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Leave
15/04/1918- Detached to Railways Operating Division Royal Engineers in the field France
New Designation – 5th Australian Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
8/10/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Detachment
2/11/1918- Granted Leave Paris France
12/11/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Leave
11/02/1919- Granted Leave England
28/02/1919- Rejoined 5th ABGROC in the field France ex Leave
2/05/1919- To No. 3 Group Codford England ex Australian Division Base Depot Havre France for Return to Australia
21/06/1919- Embarked England for Australia per ” Konigin Luise ”
3/08/1919- Disembarked Fremantle WA
10/09/1919- Discharged from Service

 

Service Medals Awarded

British War Medal – No. 18288

Victory Medal – No. 17666

 

Memorial Inscription

Yarloop War Memorial WA.