23/01/1916- Completed Application for Enlistment & Preliminary Medical Examination Bunbury WA
15/02/1916- To Area No. 2 Blackboy Hill WA as Private
14/03/1916- Allotted 11th Reinforcements 28th Battalion Bunbury WA
31/03/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Shropshire ” bound for Egypt
27/04/1916- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
2/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Plymouth England
12/06/1916- Disembarked Plymouth ex Egypt to Training Battalion England
25/07/1916- Proceeded Overseas 2nd Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex England
8/08/1916- Taken on Strength 28th Battalion in the field France
11/11/1916- Admitted 1st General Hospital Etretat France ( Sprained Left Ankle ) ex 7th Field Ambulance ex 36th Casualty Clearing Station
17/11/1916- Transferred to No. 4 Convalescent Depot Etretat
24/11/1916- Discharged to 2nd ADBD Etaples ex Havre France
8/12/1916- Admitted 26th General Hospital Etaples France ( Bronchitis )
28/01/1917- Transferred to No. 6 Convalescent Depot Etaples
6/02/1917- Discharged to 2nd ADBD Etaples
11/02/1917- Rejoined 28th Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
26/03/1917- Killed in Action France.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 34839

Victory Medal – No. 34592

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 314310.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Busselton War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 114

Villers-Brettoneux Memorial France.