17/08/1914- Service Date of Enlistment
7/09/1914- Completed Medical Examination Helena Vale Camp WA
6/10/1914- Allotted to 11th Battalion Blackboy Hill Camp
2/11/1914- Embarked Albany WA aboard ” Ascanius ” bound for Egypt
06/12/1914- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Colombo ex Albany
18/02/1915-Admitted No. 2 General Hospital Heliopolis Egypt( Influenza )
25/02/1915- Discharged to Overseas Training Depot Egypt
2/03/1915- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
25/04/1915- Took part in first wave of troops at Dawn Landing Gallipoli
19/08/1915-Admitted 2nd Field Ambulance then to 1st Casualty Clearing Station Gallipoli before transfer by Hospital Ship ” Ulysses ” to Mudros ( Diarrhoea )
25/08/1915- Evacuated/Admitted 1st Aust General hospital Heliopolis Egypt then to 1st Aux. Convalescent depot Heliopolis ( Enteritis )
4/09/1915- Transferred to A & NZ Convalescent Hospital Helouan Egypt
12/10/1915- Discharged to Duty at Zeitoun Depot Egypt ex sick
21/10/1915- Transferred to No. 1 Training Battalion Zeitoun
19/11/1915- Rejoined 11th Battalion at Sarpi Camp Mudros ex Alexandria
7/01/1916- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Mudros
22/03/1916- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
5/04/1916- Disembarked Marseilles France ex Egypt
19/04/1916-Admitted Hospital Sailly France ( Influenza ) ex 3rd Field Ambulance
22/04/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Hospital
28/04/1916-Admitted hospital France( Diptheria & Tonsillitis ) ex 3rd Field Ambulance
30/04/1916- To 12th Casualty Clearing Station ex Hospital
14/05/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Hospital
22/07/1916-Wounded in Action POZIERES France ( Severe Gunshot wound to head and Shoulder)
26/07/1916-Admitted 11th Stationary Hospital Rouen France ex 2nd Field Ambulance ex 44th Casualty Clearing Station
28/07/1916- Evacuated/Admitted Graylingwell War Hospital Chichester England ex. Havre France
11/08/1916- To Convalescent Hospital Woodcote Park England
5/09/1916- To Cadet Training Battalion Trinity College Cambridge England
11/09/1916-To Annual Leave ex No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England
30/09/1916- To No. 3 Training Battalion Perham Downs England ex Leave
5/11/1916-On command for Instruction Pembroke College Cambridge England
30/03/1917-Promoted Second Lieutenant
2/04/1917- Granted Leave pending Commission
26/04/1917- Proceeded Overseas to 1st Australian Division Base Depot Havre France ex Tidworth
1/05/1917-Rejoined 11th Battalion in the field France ex Leave ex Officers Cadet School
29/07/1917-Promoted Lieutenant in the field France
20/09/1917-Wounded in Action Ypres Belgium ( Gunshot wound head )
20/09/1917- Admitted 20th General Hospital Camiers France ex 6th Australian Field Ambulance ex 10th Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train 31
22/09/1917- Evacuated/Admitted then 3rd London General Hospital England
21/10/1917- Discharged from Hospital to No. 1 Command Depot atĀ  Sutton Veny
25/10/1917- To Overseas Training Brigade Longbridge Deverill England
5/11/1917- Proceeded Overseas to 1st Australian Division Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton
11/11/1917-Rejoined 11th Battalion in the fieldĀ  France
10/12/1917-Admitted 25th General Hospital France ( Scabies ) ex 2nd Australian Field Ambulance
28/12/1917- Medical Board Granted Leave in the U.K ex Boulogne France
14/01/1918- To Australian Rest Camp Havre France ex England
22/01/1918- Resumed Duty with the 11th Battalion in the field France
11/02/1918- To Brigade School France
16/02/1918-Rejoined 11th Battalion in the field
9/06/1918- To School of Instruction France
10/08/1918-Wounded in Action Gouzon France ( Severe Gunshot wounds to face & eyes )
13/08/1918-Admitted 8th General Hospital Rouen France ex 8th Australian Field Ambulance ex 53rd Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train 27
15/08/1918- Evacuated/Admitted 3rd London General Hospital England
16/12/1918- To Convalescent Hospital London
13/01/1919- Re-admitted 3rd London General Hospital
16/08/1919- Granted Leave England
15/09/1919-Transferred to Dunstan’s Hostel for Blind Soldiers, Regents Park London ( Totally Blind )
3/07/1920- Embarked England for Australia on board ” Orvieto ” bound for Fremantle WA
12/12/1920-Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit )

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – No. 1188

British War Medal – No. 492

Victory Medal – No. 491