04/09/1914- To Depot Company Helena Vale, WA as Private
13/10/1914- To ” E ” Company 16th Infantry Battalion  Blackboy Hill, WA
06/11/1914- Appointed Lance Corporal with 16th Battalion WA
22/12/1914- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Ceramic ” bound for Egypt
03/02/1915- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
12/04/1915- Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli
02/05/1915- Reported Missing in Action Gallipoli
6-8-28/04/1916- Court of Enquiry at Serapeum Egypt- Reported to have been Killed in Action.

STATEMENT FROM SERGEANT T. MATTHEWS- 445- 16th BATTALION ” C  ” Company-  at Moascar Camp, Ismailia Egypt, June, 1915.- Excerpts follow:-  ” Private T. TAYLOR lay out beside HEMMINGS for 2 days.  I began bandaging TAYLOR and HEMMINGS continued this work after SERGEANT was shot in shoulder and left.  HEMMINGS died of exposure. ”

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – Medal No. 13613

British War Medal – 7108

Victory Medal – No. 7082

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 309468.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Lone Pine Memorial Gallipoli Turkey – Panel No. 51

Australian War Memorial Canberra, ACT – Panel no. 79.