30/04/1918- Completed Medical Examination Collie WA
16/05/1918-To “W” 2 Reinforcements , Special Draft – Selected for Railways Unit, as Private
30/05/1918-To Railway Corps Blackboy Hill WA
17/09/1918-To Railway Unit Broadmeadows VIC
6/12/1918-To Aust Railway Operating Details Depot Longmoor England
18/01/1919-Admitted Hospital England ex Longmoor Camp ( Influenza )
21/01/1919-Reported Seriously Ill in Hospital
26/01/1919-Reported DIED OF ILLNESS -Frensham Hill Military Hospital Farnham England ( Influenza/Bronchial Pneumonia ).

 

Service Medals Awarded

British War Medal – No. 59860

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 355156

 

Memorial Inscriptions

Australian War Memorial Canberra – Panel No. 26

Collie War Memorial, WA

” Collie Boys Project ” ( Refer Grahame Old- Collie Cardiff RSL ).

 

AUTHOR’s NOTE

Death of Soldier’s wife – Jessie Isabel KELLY – Date of Death – 11/08/1919

Place of Burial – Karrakatta Cemetery, Perth, WA

Burial Location – Section – Anglican A, Plot I, Grave No. 231.

 

Children’s Grandmother – Mrs. A. EMERY, Ferguson Street, Midland Junction, WA.

Children,s Names – Marquis, Nellie, Harold.