16/11/1914- Completed Medical Examination Bunbury WA
18/02/1915- To 11th Battalion 3rd Reinforcements Blackboy Hill WA
17/03/1915- To Overseas Base Egypt ex Australia
7/05/1915-Joined 11th Battalion *D* Company at Dardanelles
15/08/1915-Appointed Lance Corporal in the field Gallipoli
20/08/1915-Admitted Hospital Gallipoli ( Influenza ) then transferred Mudros
15/09/1915-Evacuated/Admitted City of London Military Hospital Clapham England ex Embros Malta
7/01/1916-Rejoined Battalion in the field Tel-el-Kebir Egypt ex Weymouth England
28/01/1916-Promoted Corporal with 11th Battalion 3rd Reinforcements at Habieta Egypt
1/03/1916-Transferred/Joined 51st Battalion in the field Serapeum Egypt
12/06/1916-Disembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria
19/06/1916-Admitted 13 Aust Field Ambulance in the field France ( Septic Toe )
25/06/1916-Rejoined Battalion in the field France ex Hospital
3/09/1916-Reported MISSING IN ACTION FRANCE
3/09/1916-Reported KILLED IN ACTION Pozieres, France ( Seen Dead by 2558 Pte. RICHARDS, W. C., & Memorial Cross Erected )

 

Service Medals Awarded

1914/15 Star – No. 5020

British War Medal – No. 9575

Victory Medal – No. 9527

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 317089

 

Memorial Inscriptions

Villers-Brettoneux War Memorial, France

Australian War Memorial Canberra – Panel No. 153

Donnybrook War Memorial, Western Australia.