PREVIOUS SERVICE- 12 years Rifle Brigade England
17/08/1915- To “B” Company 11th Battalion at Blackboy Hill Camp WA as Private
01/09/1914- Promoted to Corporal
01/10/1914- Promoted to Sergeant
02/11/1914- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard “Ascanius” bound for Egypt
26/11/1914- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt to Overseas Training Base
01/01/1915- Appointed No. 1 Platoon Sergeant Egypt
02/03/1915- Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
25/04/1915- Took part in the Dawn Landing at Gallipoli
11/07/1915- Promoted Company Sergeant Major at Gallipoli
22/09/1915- Special Mention in Despatches for committing acts of conspicuous gallantry whilst based at Gallipoli between 25/04/1915 and 05/05/1915
06/01/1916- Disembarked Alexandria ex Gallipoli
29/02/1916- Transferred to “A” Company 51st Battalion Serapeum Egypt
24/05/1916-  To 4th Division Base Details Habieta Egypt
06/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Plymouth England
16/06/1916- Disembarked Plymouth
10/08/1916- Promoted to Temporary Regimental Sergeant Major/Warrant Office Class 1 at Rollestone England
25/09/1916- Admitted Fargo Hospital England ( Influenza)
03/10/1916- Discharged to Duty at Rollestone England
21/11/1917- To Permanent Cadre of 13th Training Battalion Codford England for duty with Headquarters
08/01/1918- To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England
20/01/1918- Medical Board Report completed at Codford, finding:-“Permanently Unfit for General Service-Fit for Home Service”- ( Perforation of Palate)
15/02/1918- Embarked Plymouth England aboard “Llanstephen Castle” for return to Australia
08/04/1918- Disembarked Fremantle WA
09/04/1918- Treated & assessed at No.8 Australian General Hospital Fremantle WA
11/04/1918- Released from Fremantle Hospital
25/04/1918- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit)


1914/1915 Star No. 873

British War Medal No. 813

Victory Medal No 812