( 1 )- Previous Service – I Year in the Cadets, Goldfields, VIC
( 2 ) -Boer War 1902 – Service No. 1347 Private 5th Contingent ( Mounted Rifles ) VIC
– 20/03/1915- Qualified by examination for First Appointment as 2nd Lieutenant
– 24/06/1915- Appointed Lieutenant 10th Light Horse Regiment 9th Reinforcements
– 20/11/1915- Transferred as Lieutenant to 10th Light Horse Composite Regiment Egypt
– 5/01/1916- Joined Unit Heliopolis Egypt
– 7/02/1916 – Dismissed from Duty at General Court Martial – ( Related to questionable finding of drunkenness whilst at Mex Camp Egypt on 7/12/1915 )
– 26/02/1916- Transferred Serapeum Egypt ex Heliopolis
– 23/05/1916- Embarked Alexandria Egypt for Australia per ” Armadale ”
– 25/06/1916- Disembarked Fremantle Australia

SERVICE NO. 57193
1/11/1917- Completed Medical Examination Perth WA
-10/12/1917To D3 Depot as Private
– 12/01/1918- To 22 Depot
– 11/04/1918 – Promoted Corporal ” W ” Reinforcements
–  10/06/1918 – Embarked Sydney NSW per ” Wiltshire “, arrived at Alexandria, Egypt on 17/07/1918
– 17/07/1918- Appointed to AIF Education Services Egypt
– 25/09/1918- To 10th Light Horse Regiment Moascar Egypt
– 19/11/1918- To GSR in the field Egypt
– 21/05/1919- Appointed 2nd Lieutenant AIF Educational Services Zagazig Egypt
– 10/07/1919- Embarked Kantara Egypt per ” Oxfordshire ” for return to Australia
– 13/08/1919- Disembarked Fremantle WA
– 19/08/1919- Discharged from Service

 

SERVICE MEDAL AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 22018

 

AUTHOR NOTE

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