17/05/1915- Completed Application for Enlistment & Medical Examination Bunbury WA
14/06/1915- Allocated to 7th Reinforcements 12th Battalion Blackboy Hill as Private
18/06/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Chilka ” bound for Alexandria Egypt
12/07/1915- To Overseas Training Base Egypt ex Australia
06/08/1915- Taken on Strength 12th Battalion in the field Egypt
22/08/1915- Transferred to 11th Battalion at Anzac Gallipoli
07/09/1915- Wounded in Action Gallipoli ( Bullet Wounds to Eye, Head & Leg )
07/09/1915- Admitted to No. 1 Australian Casualty Clearing Station Gallipoli then transferred by Hospital Ship to Hospital Mudros
12/09/1915- Evacuated/Admitted St Elmo Hospital Valletta Malta ( Underwent Surgery to Remove Left Eye )
15/10/1915- Disembarked Alexandria from Malta for transfer to England
24/10/1915- Admitted 3rd London General Hospital Wandsworth England
03/11/1915- Medical Board Report at Wandsworth- To be Invalided due to Disability
22/01/1916- Discharged to Australia & New Zealand Base Depot Weymouth England
25/03/1916- Embarked England bound for Egypt
22/04/1916- Admitted No. 3 Aux Hospital Heliopolis Egypt ex No.2 Australian Stationary Hospital Tel-el-Kebir
13/05/1916- To No. 1 Aux Hospital Heliopolis Egypt
10/06/1916- Discharged from Hospital To Training Base
24/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria Egypt per ” Port Sydney ” for Return to Australia
22/07/1916- Disembarked Fremantle WA ex Egypt
25/09/1916- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit – Loss of Left Eye )

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/1915 Star – Medal No. 1944

British War Medal – No. 3770

Victory Medal – No. 3767.