14/04/1916- Completed Application for Enlistment & Medical Examination Bunbury WA
23/05/1916- To 69 Depot Battalion WA as Private
21/06/1916- To 22nd Reinforcements 16th Battalion Belmont WA
05/09/1916- To 6th Reinforcements 48th Battalion WA
30/10/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Port Melbourne ” bound for England
08/12/1916- Admitted to Ships Hospital at Sea ( Sick )
28/12/1916- Disembarked Devonport England to 12th Training Battalion No. 18 Camp Codford England
05/01/1917- Admitted Hospital England ( Sick )
23/02/1917- Admitted Sutton Veny Hospital England ( Sick )
19/03/1917- To 12th Training Battalion Codford Ex Hospital
22/05/1917- Proceeded Overseas 4th Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Folkestone ex Codford
11/06/1917- Taken on Strength 48th Battalion France ex Base Depot
15/07/1917- Wounded in Action France ( Severe Shell Wounds to Right Thigh & Heel )
17/07/1917- Admitted 3rd General Hospital Boulogne France ex 13th Australian Field Ambulance
21/07/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Pavilion General Hospital Brighton England
05/12/1917- Transferred to No. 3 Australian Aux Hospital Dartford England
08/12/1917- To No. 3 Command Depot Hurdcott England
25/01/1918- To Overseas Training Brigade Longbridge Deverill England
14/02/1918- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton ex Training Battalion Sandhills Camp Longbridge Deverill England
21/02/1918- Rejoined 48th Battalion France ex Base Depot
03/05/1918- Reported Missing in Action Amiens France
24/05/1918- Now Reported Prisoner of War in German Hands & Wounded
03/06/1918- Postcard from Soldier to Mother from Group E Barrack 4 Lazarette Gottingen Hanover Germany
12/10/1918- Repatriated Prisoner of War ( Amputated Left Leg ) admitted to 1st London General Hospital Camberwell England
06/12/1918- Admitted 2nd Australian Aux Hospital Southall England ( Left Thigh not healed )
09/01/1919- Remains as Convalescent England
23/03/1919- Embarked Liverpool England aboard ” Czar ” then trans-shipped aboard ” Dongola ” at Alexandria Egypt for Return to Australia
15/05/1919- Disembarked Fremantle WA & Admitted to No. 8 Australian General Hospital Fremantle WA
28/05/1919- Discharged from Hospital WA
05/07/1919- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit )
02/08/1923- Soldiers Date of Death.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 15021

Victory Medal – No. 14703.