26/10/1916- To 90 Depot Blackboy Hill WA as Private
16/11/1916- To 19th Reinforcements 28th Battalion
2/12/1916- To 6th Reinforcements 3rd Pioneer Battalion Blackboy Hill
29/12/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Persic ” bound for England
3/03/1917- Disembarked Devonport England ex Australia to Pioneer Training Battalion Lark Hill
4/08/1917- Attached Machine Gun Training Depot Grantham England
9/01/1918- Detached to No. 1 Command Depot Sutton Veny
30/01/1918- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Base Depot Rouelles France ex Southampton ex Sutton Veny
7/02/1918- Joined 3rd Pioneer Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
20/07/1918- Admitted 1st General Hospital France ( Pyrexia ) ex 47th Casualty Clearing Station ex 10th Australian Field Ambulance
30/07/1918- Evacuated/Admitted Norfolk War Hospital Thorpe Norwich ( Trench Fever )
27/08/1918- Died of Wounds Received in Action ( Cardiac Failure Due to Shell Gas Poisoning ).

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 53294

Victory Medal – No. 54452

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 349818

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Waroona War Memorial WA
Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 173.