26/10/1915- Completed Application to Enlist & Preliminary Medical Examination Perth WA
8/11/1915- To 35 Depot Company Blackboy Hill WA as Private
12/11/1915- To Engineers Reinforcements
12/01/1916- To Engineers As Sapper
22/02/1916- To 4th Company Engineers Reinforcements Blackboy Hill
2/05/1916- Embarked Sydney NSW aboard ” Hororata ” bound for Egypt
28/06/1916- Disembarked Alexandria to Divisional Troops Depot Tel-el-Kebir Egypt
2/08/1916- Embarked Alexandria  bound for England to Engineers Training Depot Christchurch
11/09/1916- Admitted Mount Dore Military Hospital England ( Septic Throat )
21/10/1916- Discharged to English Training Depot Brightlingsea ex Sickness
26/01/1917- Proceeded Oversea Australian General Base Depot Etaples France ex Brightlingsea
13/02/1917- Joined 4th Field Company Australian Engineers in the field France ex Base Depot
1/03/1918- Detached to Australian Corps School Merekeghem
11/03/1918- Granted Leave England
3/04/1918- Rejoined 4th Field Company Australian Engineers in the field France ex Leave
1/05/1918- Killed in Action France ( Killed Instantly by Machine Gun Bullet through head ).

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 38037

Victory Medal – No. 37729

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 344354

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Holyoake Roll of Honour WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 24.