PREVIOUS SERVICE – 6 years –  2nd Lanarkshire Royal Engineers Volunteers Scotland
23/09/1914- Completed Application for Enrolment as an Officer Collie WA
24/09/1914- Completed Medical Examination Collie WA
24/09/1914-  To Depot Company as Corporal
1/01/1915- Reverts to Rank Private with Depot Company
15/02/1915- To 11th Battalion Blackboy Hill WA
22/02/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Itonus ” bound for Egypt
17/03/1915- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
2/06/1915- Joined 11th Battalion in the field Gallipoli
6/08/1915- Killed in Action Gallipoli.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – No. 4973

British War Medal – No. 9358

Victory Medal – No. 9309

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 306495

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Collie Roll of Honour WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 63.