25/09/1914- Completed Medical Examination Bunbury WA
3/02/1915- To Overseas Base Egypt ex Australia
12/04/1915-Embarked Alexandria with Meditteranean Expeditionary Forces for Gallipoli Peninsula
4/05/1915-Admitted Shebin-el-Kom Hospital then to Convalescent Camp ( Sprain & Contusion Knee )
9/06/1915-Discharged to Rejoin Battalion in the field Gallipoli
20/06/1915-Rejoined Battalion in the field Gallipoli ex Overseas Base Camp Mustapha
4/09/1915-Admitted 4th Field Ambulance Gallipoli ( Gastro Enteritis ) ex 25th Casualty Clearing Station
6/09/1915-Transferred Mudros Lemnos ex Gallipoli
11/09/1915-To No. 3 Aux Convalescent Depot Cairo Egypt
4/10/1915-Admitted Aust & NZ Convalescent Hospital Helouan Egypt
11/11/1915-Discharged to Zeitoun Egypt ex Hospital
15/02/1916-Rejoined Unit in the field Ismailia Egypt
3/03/1916-Transferred 48th Battalion in the field Tel-el-Kebir Egypt
9/03/1916-Promoted CORPORAL in the field Egypt
9/06/1916-Disembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria
7/08/1916-Wounded in Action France & Reported MISSING IN ACTION
7/08/1916-Reported KILLED IN ACTION Pozieres, France ( Court of Enquiry 4/05/1917 )

Service Medals Awarded

1914/15 Star – No. 14197

British War Medal – No. 7113

Victory Medal – No. 7157

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 324065


Memorial Inscriptions

Villers-Brettoneux War Memorial, France

Australian War Memorial Canberra – Panel No. 146

Bunbury War Memorial, Western Australia.


Soldier’s Burial Details.

28/10/1919– Army Base Records Letter to Soldier’s Father – ”  Buried at a spot close to Contalmaison- Pozieres Road, three and three-quarter Miles North East of Albert “.