20/08/1914- Joined 11th Battalion 3rd Brigade Infantry as Private WA
26/11/1914- To Overseas base Depot Egypt
2/03/1915- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces for Gallipoli Peninsula
7/05/1915-¬† DIED of WOUNDS on board HMT ” Osmonich ” at Sea.

Buried at Sea by Capt. WILFORD ex ” Gloucester Castle “.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star Medal No. 4577

British War Medal No. 3955

Victory Medal No. 3955

Memorial Plaque/Scroll No. 306387.

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Tahara War Memorial Victoria

Wagin & Districts Honour Roll WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT Panel No. 61

Lone Pine Memorial  Gallipoli Turkey Panel No. 33.

 

Local I.D.- Bunbury Herald.