21/09/1915- To 30 Depot as Private
1/11/1915- To 16th Battalion 13th Reinforcements
26/02/1916- Joined Base Details 16th Battalion in the field Zeitoun Egypt
19/04/1916- Transferred 48th Battalion in the field Railhead Egypt
9/06/1916- Disembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria Egypt
6/08/1916- Wounded in Action France ( Gunshot Wounds Right Thigh & Left Leg )- Remained at Duty until Mission Completed
12/08/1916- Admitted 1st Australian General Hospital Rouen France
15/08/1916- Evacuated/Admitted Hospital England
31/01/1917- Admitted 3rd Australian Aux Hospital Dartford England
2/03/1917- Medical Board Report at Dartford ( Permanently Medically Unfit for Active Service )
2/03/1917- Granted Leave England ex Hospital
17/03/1917- To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England ex Leave
21/07/1917- Embarked England for Australia per ” Euripides ”
12/09/1917- Disembarked Fremantle
3/10/1917- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit )




Date  of  Recommendation : 21 August 1916


 ” At POZIERES as a Battalion Scout he worked courageously in patrolling the Front during the night of August 5th/6th 1916, when he occupied an advanced position about 5o yards from POZIERES  MILL.  His work during the whole time  was most courageously and cheerfully carried out  after being badly wounded in the leg.  He remained in the position until brought in by stretcher bearers  on the morning of August 6th 1916 “.


Date of Commonwealth of Australia Gazette : 19 April 1917

Location in Commonwealth of Australia Gazette : Page  923,  Position  28

Date of London Gazette : 14 November 1916

Location in London Gazette : Page  11106,  Position  13