PREVIOUS SERVICE- 8 years 1st Royal Sussex England, 4 Years Army Reserve
6/01/1915- To 3rd Reinforcements 11th Battalion Blackboy Hill Camp WA as Private
22/02/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Itonus ” bound for Egypt
17/03/1915- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
7/05/1915- Joined ” A ” Company 11th Battalion Anzac Gallipoli
20/08/1915- Admitted 2nd Field Ambulance Gallipoli ( Dysentry/Diarrhoea ) ex 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station then transferred by Hospital Ship to Mudros, Lemnos
1/09/1915- Evacuated/Admitted City of London Military Hospital Clapham England
24/09/1915- Discharged to Convalescent Depot Woodcote Park England
22/02/1916- To No. 2 Command Depot Monte Video Camp Weymouth England
5/03/1916- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Weymouth England
10/03/1916- Rejoined 11th Battalion Serapeum
15/03/1916- Appointed Lance Corporal Egypt
29/03/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
5/04/1916- Disembarked Marseilles
22/07/1916- Wounded in Action France ( Severe Gunshot Wound Right Leg )
24/07/1916- Admitted 23rd General Hospital Etaples France ex 2nd Field Ambulance ex 44th Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train
30/08/1916- Evacuated/Admitted Norfolk War Hospital Norwich England ex Calais France
2/10/1916- Transferred to Thornham Red Cross Hospital Wareham England
28/10/1916- Discharged from Hospital & Granted Leave England
13/11/1916- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs ex Leave
4/12/1916- Proceeded Overseas  1st Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Folkestone ex Perham Downs
11/12/1916- Admitted 26th General Hospital Etaples France ( Old Wound Injury to Knee )
20/12/1916- Evacuated/Admitted Nethercourt V.A. D England ex France then to 3rd Australian Aux Hospital Dartford England
5/02/1917- Granted Leave England
21/02/1917- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs ex Leave
23/03/1917- Transferred 70th Battalion Wareham England
19/09/1917- Transferred 11th Battalion ex 69th Draft Battalion Wareham
9/10/1917- Proceeded Overseas 1st Australian Division Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton ex Hurdcott
16/10/1917- Joined 11th Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
3/11/1917- Reported Wounded and Missing in Action Belgium
3/11/1917- Killed in Action Belgium.

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – No. 4661

British War Medal – No. 9558

Victory Medal – No. 9510

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 340191

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Bridgetown War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 61.