PREVIOUS SERVICE- 1 year 25th Light Horse Regiment
19/08/1914- Completed Medical Examination Blackboy Hill WA
9/09/1914- Allotted ” C ” Company 11th Battalion Blackboy Hill as a Private ( Battalion Signaller )
22/11/1914- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Ascanius ” bound for Egypt
16/12/1914- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
2/03/1915- Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
30/04/1915- Wounded in Action Gallipoli ( Compound Fracture Humerus ) then transferred by Hospital Ship for admittance to Bombay Presidency Hospital Alexandria Egypt
19/05/1915- Operation performed to remove fragments from arm
22/05/1915- Reported to be Dangerously Ill
23/05/1915- Died of Wounds Received in Action ( Died from Septicaemia at Bombay Presidency Hospital Alexandria.

SERVICEĀ  MEDALSĀ  AWARDED

1914/15 Star – Medal No. 2497

British War Medal – No. 3948

Victory Medal – No. 3948

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 306280

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Busselton War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 61.