Service No. 897- Enlisted under Alias Thomas COOK
17/08/1914- To No. 2 Sec Transport Details Morphetville SA as Driver
3/09/1914- To 4th Company Divisional Train Broadmeadows VIC as Driver
7/10/1914- Transferred 1st Reinforcements Australian Army Service Corps
9/12/1914- Discharged from Service ( Inefficiency ).

 

Service No. 1907
21/05/1915- Completed Medical Examination Keswick SA
31/05/1915- Re-attested , Joined” F ” Company Base Infantry Mitcham SA
16/06/1915- To 27th Battalion 3rd Reinforcements as Private
21/06/1915- To 27th Battalion 4th Reinforcements
19/10/1915- To Overseas Training Base Egypt ex Australia then to Gallipoli Peninsula with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces
11/12/1915- Admitted Lowland Casualty Clearing Station Mudros ( Mumps )
3/01/1916- Discharged to Australia and New Zealand  Base Depot  Mudros
10/01/1916- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Mudros
15/03/1916- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
21/03/1916- Disembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria Egypt
5/08/1916- Wounded in Action France ( Severe Gunshot Wound Right Arm )
5/08/1916- Admitted No. 11 General Hospital Camiers France ex 2nd Australian Field Ambulance ex 3rd Casualty Clearing Station
27/08/1916- Discharged to 2nd Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex wounded
14/09/1916- Rejoined 27th Battalion in the field Belgium ex Base Depot France
5/11/1916- Admitted 5th Australian Field Ambulance France ( Exhaustion )
15/11/1916- Rejoined 27th Battalion in the field France ex Sickness
21/11/1916- Admitted 2nd General Hospital Havre France ( Sore feet ) ex 36th Casualty Clearing Station
23/11/1916- Evacuated/Admitted 3rd London General Hospital England ( Trench Feet )
22/02/1917- Discharged to No. 4 Command Depot Wareham England ex Bulford Military Hospital
25/03/1917- Transferred 70th Battalion Wareham England
28/04/1917- Admitted 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital Bulford England  ( Sick ) ex 16th Field Ambulance
13/07/1917- Discharged to 70th Battalion Windmill Hill England ex sickness
4/09/1917- Admitted 17th Field Ambulance England ( Scabies )
8/09/1917- Discharged to Training Battalion No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England
19/09/1917- To 69 Draft Battalion Fovant England then to 27th Battalion
11/10/1917- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England
31/10/1917- To Overseas Training Brigade Longbridge Deverill England ex Perham Downs
15/11/1917- Proceeded Overseas 2nd Australian Division Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton England
21/11/1917- Joined 27th Battalion in the field Belgium
7/01/1918- Admitted 6th Australian Field Ambulance Belgium ( Septic Toe )
29/01/1918- Evacuated/Admitted 14th General Hospital Boulogne France ex 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train
6/02/1918- Evacuated/Admitted Graylingwell War Hospital Chichester England ( Septic Right Foot )
20/02/1918- Transferred 3rd Aux Hospital Dartford England
12/03/1918- Discharged to No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England
12/05/1918- Embarked England for Australia per ” Gaika ”
5/07/1918- Disembarked Australia
22/07/1918- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit

 

Service Medals Awarded

1914/1915 Star – No. 8837

British War Medal – No. 6362

Victory Medal – No. 6299

 

Memorial Inscription

Yarloop War Memorial WA.