17/01/1916- Completed Application to Enlist & Preliminary Medical Examination Bunbury WA
5/02/1916- To No. 2 Area Blackboy Hill WA as Private
14/03/1916- To 16th Reinforcements 11th Battalion Bunbury WA
31/03/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Shropshire ” bound for Egypt
24/04/1916- Disembarked Alexandria to Overseas Training Base
29/05/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
3/06/1916- Disembarked Marseilles France
7/06/1916- To 1st Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France
1/07/1916- Taken on Strength 11th Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
16/08/1916- Admitted 8th Stationary Hospital Wimereux France ( Hernia ) ex 3rd Field Ambulance ex 4th Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train
21/08/1916- Discharged from Hospital to 1st Australian Division Base Depot Etaples
23/08/1916- Admitted 25th General Hospital Etaples ( Hernia )
25/08/1916- Discharged to 1st Australian Division Base Depot Etaples
9/09/1916- Admitted 25th General Hospital Etaples ( Hernia )
14/09/1916- Evacuated/Admitted Military Hospital Bramshot England ex Calais France
2/11/1916- Transferred 3rd Aux Hospital Dartford England
12/11/1916- To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England ex Dartford
9/12/1916- To No. 4 Command Depot Wareham ex Leave
24/01/1917- Proceeded Overseas 1st Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Folkestone ex Wareham
4/02/1917- Admitted 18th General Hospital Camiers France ( Mumps )
24/02/1917- Discharged from Hospital to 1st Australian Division Base Depot Etaples
6/03/1917- Rejoined Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
16/04/1917- Reported Missing in Action France
5/12/1917- Court of Enquiry found soldier to have been Killed in Action France.

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 34232

Victory Medal – No. 33989

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 339707.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Busselton War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 63

Villers-Brettoneux Memorial France.