26/09/1914-To 11th Battalion 3rd Reinforcements as Private
7/05/1915-Joined Battalion in the field Gallipoli Peninsula
31/07/1915-Wounded in Action Gallipoli ( Bullet Wound Through Right Hand ) Transferred to Hospital Ship ex 1st Aust Casualty Clearing Station
3/08/1915-Admitted 1st Stationary Hospital Mudros Lemnos
28/08/1915-Evacuated/Admitted Hospital Malta
16/09/1915-Evacuated/Admitted Hospital England
16/02/1916-To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England
25/03/1916-To 26 Draft Details Weymouth
5/04/1916-Disembarked Alexandria ex England
14/04/1916-Admitted 2nd Stationary Hospital Tel-el-Kebir Egypt ( Old Bullet Wound Injury to Hand ) then to 3rd Aux Hospital Cairo-Discharged to Duty 26/04/1916
14/06/1916-Disembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria
23/07/1916-Joined 51st Battalion in the field France
3/09/1916-Reported MISSING IN ACTION France
3/09/1916-Reported KILLED IN ACTION Pozieres, France ( Court of Enquiry 23/04/1917 ).

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/1915 Star No. 4968

British War Medal No. 9579

Victory Medal No. 9531

Memorial Plaque/Scroll No. 317087.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Collie War Memorial WA

Collie Burn Roll of Honour WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT Panel No. 153.