23/09/1915- Completed Medical Examination Bunbury WA
24/09/1915- To 30 Depot Blackboy Hill WA as Private
27/09/1915- To ” D ” Company 3 Depot Battalion
11/11/1915- Transferred to Artillery Reinforcements as Gunner
15/03/1916- Admitted Hospital Langwarrin VIC ( Sick )
19/05/1916- To Field Artillery Brigade 2/14th Reinforcements as Gunner
18/07/1916- To Artillery Training Depot Parkhouse England
9/09/1916- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Base Depot Etaples France ex England
20/11/1916- To 5th Division Ammunition Column in the field France
9/12/1916- Admitted 11th General Hospital Camiers France ( Pneumonia ) ex 36th Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train
31/12/1916- Transferred 6th Convalescent Depot Etaples France
22/01/1917- Discharged from Convalescent Depot to Australian General Base Depot Etaples
13/02/1917- Embarked for England ex Etaples France
17/02/1917- To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England
20/06/1917- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England
7/07/1917- Transferred to RBAA Larkhill England
8/08/1917- Proceeded Overseas Australian General Base Depot Rouelles France ex Southampton
13/08/1917- To 14th Field Artillery Brigade in the field France
4/12/1917- Admitted 50th Field Ambulance in the field France ( Myalgia )
14/12/1917- Discharged to Duty with 14th Field Artillery Brigade in the field France
14/10/1918- Granted Leave
2/11/1918- Admitted to General Hospital Wimereux France whilst on Leave
15/11/1918- Transferred/Admitted 39th General Hospital Havre France
31/12/1918- To Australian General Base Depot ex Hospital
6/01/1919- Rejoined 14th Field Artillery Brigade in the field France ex Base Depot
10/04/1919- To No.2 Command Depot Weymouth England ex France for Return to Australia
1/06/1919- Embarked England for Australia per ” Somali ”
8/07/1919- Disembarked Fremantle WA
22/08/1919- Discharged from Service ( Termination of Period of Enlistment )

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 11314

Victory Medal – No. 11183

 

DEATH/BURIAL DETAILS

Date of Death – 2/01/1965 ( Aged 69 Years )

Burial – Capel Cemetery WA – Section AA4 – Grave No. 31

 

AUTHOR NOTE

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