21/05/1915- Completed Application to Enlist & Preliminary Medical Examination Kalgoorlie WA
24/05/1915- To 7th Reinforcements 11th Battalion as Private
29/05/1915- To ” D ” Company 7th Brigade Blackboy Hill WA
29/06/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Ascanius ” bound for Egypt
22/07/1915- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt to Overseas Training Base
4/09/1915- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
10/01/1916- Disembarked Alexandria ex Mudros ex Gallipoli
5/03/1916- Returned to Duty Moascar Egypt
8/03/1916- Transferred 7th Machine Gun Company Egypt
16/03/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
21/03/1916- Disembarked Marseilles
6/08/1916- Wounded in Action France ( Shell Wound Right Forearm )
6/08/1916- Admitted 3rd Australian General Hospital Boulogne France ex 3rd Casualty Clearing Station
16/08/1916- Evacuated/Admitted Graylingwell Hospital Chichester England ex France
21/10/1916- Discharged to No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England
23/10/1916- Granted Leave England
13/11/1916- To No. 4 Command Depot Wareham England ex Leave
17/02/1917- To Machine Gun Training Depot Grantham England ex Wareham
1/03/1917- Proceeded Overseas to Machine Gun Training Depot Camiers FRance ex Folkestone
13/03/1917- Taken on Strength Machine Gun Company in the field France
30/04/1917- Admitted Rest Station 4th Field Ambulance ex Bullecourt  ( Influenza )
7/05/1917- Admitted 4th General Hospital Boulogne France ( Initial diagnosis Trench Fever )
16/05/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Duchess of Connaught Hospital Taplow England ex Canadian Red Cross
12/07/1917- Transferred/Admitted 1st Australian Aux Hospital Harefield England
23/07/1917- To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England ex sickness
10/09/1917- Returned to Australia ( severe Tuberculosis of Lungs )
5/12/1917- Admitted Wooroloo Sanitorium for specialist care & Treatment
11/12/1917- Discharged fro Hospital
19/02/1918- Medical Board Examination at No. 8 Australian General Hospital Fremantle WA – Discharge Approved
4/03/1918- Discharged from Active Service ( Medically Unfit )

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – No. 4186

British War Medal – No. 3289

Victory Medal – No. 3285

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTION

Balingup War Memorial WA