20/09/1915- First Medical Examination Busselton WA
First Enlistment – Service Number – 2486
24/09/1915- To 30 Depot as Private
1/11/1915- To 4th Depot Squadron
4/01/1916- To 5 Depot Squadron
22/02/1916- To 10 Light Horse Regiment 16th Reinforcements
13/03/1916- To 6 Depot Squadron
1/04/1916- To 10th Light Horse Regiment 17th Reinforcements
8/05/1916- Discharged from Service – AWL.

 

23/05/1916- Second Medical Examination Bunbury WA
Second Enlistment as Service No. 5933
8/06/1916- To 72 Depot Blackboy Hill WA as Private
20/06/1916- To 44th Battalion 5th Reinforcements
10/09/1916- To 28th Battalion 16th Reinforcements
2/12/1916- To 7th Training Battalion Rollestone England ex Australia
21/12/1916- Proceeded Overseas 2nd Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Rollestone England
27/12/1916- Admitted 26th General Hospital Etaples France ( Influenza )
2/01/1917- Rejoined Base Depot ex Sickness
15/01/1917- Admitted 18th General Hospital Camiers France ( Suspected Mumps )
5/02/1917- Discharged to Base Depot ex Sickness
11/02/1917- Rejoined 28th Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
6/03/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Kitchener Hospital Brighton England  ( Trench Feet ) ex 3rd Australian General Hospital France ex 5th Australian Field Ambulance ex 45th Casualty Clearing Station ex St Johns Ambulance WA
25/04/1917- Granted Leave England
11/05/1917- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England ex Leave
27/05/1917- Transferred 69 Squadron Australian Flying Squadron Carlton England
29/08/1917- Transferred to  69 Squadron Seg Camp in the field France
18/10/1917- Transferred to 28th Battalion in the field France
2/11/1917- Wounded in Action Belgium ( Gassed )
3/11/1917- Admitted 13th General Hospital Boulogne France ( Gunshot Wound Arms – shell fragments and Multiple Contusions – Right Upper Arm, Left Forearm & Face  ) ex 3rd Australian Field Ambulance ex 2nd Canadian casualty Clearing Station
17/11/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Cambridge War Hospital Aldershot England
30/11/1917- Transferred to Military Hospital Isolation ( Sick )
11/01/1918- Transferred 3rd Australian Aux Hospital Dartford England
16/01/1918- Granted Leave England
22/01/1918- Admitted Military Hospital Perth Scotland whilst on Leave
4/03/1918- Rejoined AIF Military Headquarters London ex Hospital
12/03/1918- To No. 1 Command Depot Sutton Veny England
1/04/1918- To Overseas Training Brigade Longbridge Deverill England
9/04/1918- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton
15/05/1918- Rejoined 28th Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
1/06/1918- Killed in Action France

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 49835

Victory Medal – No. 49229

Memorial Scroll & Plaque – No. 346257

 

AUTHOR NOTE

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