27/07/1915- Completed Medical Examination Busselton WA
6/08/1915- To 21 Depot Blackboy Hill WA as Private
23/08/1915- To 1st Depot Battalion
27/08/1915- To 11th Reinforcements 16th Battalion Blackboy Hill WA
1/11/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Benalla ” bound for Egypt
24/11/1915- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
7/03/1916- Taken on Strength 16th Battalion Tel-el-Kebir Egypt
1/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
8/06/1916- Disembarked Marseilles
25/08/1916- Admitted 1st Casualty Clearing Station France ( Influenza ) ex 5th Australian Field Ambulance
31/08/1916- Returned to Duty in the field France ex Sickness
21/04/1917- Appointed Acting Lance Corporal in the field France
20/05/1917- Appointed Temporary Corporal in the field France
16/08/1917- Wounded in Action France ( Gunshot Wound Head )
20/08/1917- Admitted 55th General Hospital Boulogne France ex 4th Australian Field Ambulance ex 2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station
28/08/1917- Transferred/Admitted 14th Stationary Hospital Boulogne
30/08/1917- Transferred to No.1 Convalescent Depot Boulogne
8/09/1917- To 4th Australian Division Base Depot Havre France
16/09/1917- Rejoined 16th Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
3/10/1917- Transferred to 4th Training Battalion Codford England ex France
3/11/1917- Transferred to 13th Training Battalion Codford
30/01/1918- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Base Depot Havre ex Southampton ex Codford
9/02/1918- Rejoined 16th Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
2/08/1918- Detached to 4th Division Ammunition Column in the field France
6/08/1918- Rejoined 16th Battalion in the field France
8/08/1918-  Killed in Action FRANCE.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – Medal Number – 13802

British War Medal – No. 23299

Victory Medal – No. 23130

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 349580.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Busselton War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 80.