27/04/1916- Completed Application to Enlist & Preliminary Medical Examination Bunbury WA
1/06/1916- To 71 Depot Belmont WA as Private
21/06/1916- Allotted to 7th Reinforcements 51st Battalion Belmont WA
5/09/1916- To 4th Reinforcements 43rd Battalion WA
30/10/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Port Melbourne ” bound for England
28/12/1916- Disembarked Devonport ex Australia to 11th Training Battalion Durrington England
28/02/1917- Proceeded Overseas 3rd Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Folkestone ex Durrington
4/03/1917- Taken on Strength 43rd Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
7/03/1917- Admitted 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station France ( Otitis Media ) ex Division Receiving Station ex 9th Field Ambulance
11/03/1917- Admitted 14th General Hospital Wimereux France ex Ambulance Train No. 25, then transferred to 1st Convalescent Depot Boulogne France
13/03/1917- Discharged to 3rd ADBD Etaples then to Segregation
11/045/1917- Admitted 26th General Hospital Etaples ( Jaundice )
27/04/1917- Transferred to No. 5 Convalescent Depot Cayeux France
14/05/1917- Discharged to 3rd ADBD Etaples
22/05/1917- Rejoined 43rd Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
25/05/1917- Detached to 11th Machine Gun Company in the field France
31/05/1917- Wounded in Action ( Gunshot Wound Right Thigh )
2/06/1917- Admitted 14th General Hospital Wimereux ex 9th Field Ambulance
5/06/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Shorncliffe Military Hospital England ex Boulogne France
19/07/1917- Transferred to 3rd Australian Aux Hospital Dartford England
23/07/1917- Granted Leave England
6/08/1917- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England ex Leave
23/08/1917- To Overseas Training Brigade Perham Downs
17/09/1917- Proceeded Overseas 3rd Australian Division Base Depot Rouelles France ex Southampton ex Perham Downs
4/10/1917- Rejoined 43rd Battalion in the field Belgium ex Base Depot
4/10/1917- Killed in Action Belgium.

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 51686

Victory Medal – No. 51006

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 335945.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Donnybrook War Memorial WA

York War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 136

Menin Gate War Memorial Ieper Belgium.