Bunbury – Wellington District Western Australia
6/02/1915- Completed Medical Examination Busselton WA & Allocated to 9th Depot Company as Private
16/03/1915- To 16th Company Australian Army Service Corps Blackboy Hill WA
22/05/1915- Embarked Melbourne VIC aboard ” Afric ” bound for Egypt
20/06/1915- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
27/10/1915- Appointed Lance Corporal Gallipoli Turkey
10/01/1916- Disembarked Alexandria ex Gallipoli
20/03/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
28/03/1916- Disembarked Marseilles
7/11/1916- Awarded MILITARY MEDAL whilst with 10th AASC Gallipoli Peninsula
10/12/1916- Granted Leave England
26/12/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Leave
18/08/1917- Granted Leave England
31/08/1917- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Leave
5/02/1918- Admitted 4th Stationary Hospital Arques FRance ( Scabies ) ex 6th Australian Field Ambulance
22/03/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Hospital ex Australian Services Corp Base Depot
26/07/1918- Appointed Temporary Corporal in the field France
10/10/1918- Granted Leave England
27/10/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Leave
22/01/1919- Admitted 55th Casualty Clearing Station Belgium ( Bronchitis – Dangerously Ill )
26/01/1919- Died of Disease ( Bronchitis ) at 55th Casualty Clearing Station Belgium.
Date of Recommendation – 10 June, 1916- ” For Devotion to Duty on Gallipoli. Present on the H.T ” Southland ” when torpedoed “.
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette – 19 April 1917- Page 918, Position 84
London Gazette – 27 October, 1916, Page 10486, Position 26.
SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED
1914/15 Star – Medal No. 25454
British War Medal – No. 12632
Victory Medal – No. 12574
Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 355199
Busselton War Memorial WA
Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 181.