PREVIOUS SERVICE– 3 years- Royal Guards Artillery Volunteers England

19/01/1916- Completed Application for Enlistment & Medical Examination Perth WA
24/01/1916- To 46th Depot Company as Private then to No. 1 Area Battalion WA
17/04/1916- To 17th Reinforcements 16th Battalion Blackboy Hill Camp WA as Sergeant
17/04/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Aeneas ” bound for Egypt
14/05/1916- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt to Overseas Training Base
07/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
14/06/1916- Disembarked Marseilles
10/01/1917- MARRIED to Lilian Grace EDWARDS at Wesleyan Methodist Church, Edmonton, England
01/11/1917- To 4th Training Battalion Codford England & Reverts to Ranks
03/11/1917- To 13th Training Battalion Codford
20/11/1917- Proceeded Overseas 3rd Australian Division Base Depot Rouelles France ex Southampton ex Codford
29/11/1917- Taken on Strength 44th Battalion in the field France
24/06/1918- Admitted 1st General Hospital Abbeville France ( Trench Fever ) ex 10th Field Ambulance ex 47th Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train
05/07/1918- Evacuated/Admitted Princess Christian Military Hospital Eaglefield Green Surrey England
10/07/1918- Transferred to 1st Australian Aux Hospital Harefield England
12/07/1918- To No. 3 Command Depot Hurdcott England
12/09/1918- To No. 1 Command Depot Sutton Veny England & attached to 1st Training Brigade Headquarters
02/11/1918- Admitted Group Clearing Hospital Sutton Veny ( Sick )
20/11/1918- Discharged to 1st Command Depot Sutton Veny
14/12/1918- Granted Leave England
11/01/1919- Embarked England aboard ” Osterley ” for Return to Australia
17/02/1919- Disembarked Fremantle WA
10/04/1919- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit ).


British War Medal – No. 10430

Victory Medal – No. 10329.