Previous Service – Boer War 1902 – Trooper – Service No. 1151
– 18/02/1916- Completed Medical Examination Bunbury WA
– 3/04/1916- To 58 Depot as Private
– 16/04/1916- To 16th Battalion 20th Reinforcements Blackboy Hill WA
– 2/12/1916- To Training Battalion England ex Australia
– 16/01/1917- Proceeded Overseas 4th Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Folkestone
– 21/01/1917- Joined 16th Battalion in the field France
– 9/09/1917- Granted Leave
– 1/10/1917- Rejoined Battalion in the field France ex Leave
– 23/07/1918- Granted Leave
– 19/08/1918- Rejoined Battalion in the field France ex Leave
– 3/03/1919- To 1st Training Battalion Convalescent Camp England ex Southampton ex France
– 21/03/1919- Embarked Devonport England for Australia per ” Kildonian Castle ”
– 27/04/1919- Disembarked Fremantle Australia & admitted 8th Australian General Hospital Fremantle ( Debility /Heart )
– 13/06/1919- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit )

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 18649

Victory Medal – No. 17965

DEATH/BURIAL DETAILS

Date of Death – 14/09/1921 ( Aged  46 years )

Burial – Capel Cemetery WA –  Section ADI – Grave No. 6

 

AUTHOR NOTE 

Sincere thanks to Jen THOMSON for identifying this soldier in her important Research Document ” Capel Connections “, February, 2018.