11/09/1914- Allocated ” B ” Company 16th Battalion Blackboy Hill WA as Private
22/12/1914- Embarked Melbourne aboard ” Ceramic ” bound for Egypt
3/02/1915- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
4/03/1915- Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
9/05/1915- Promoted to Corporal with 16th Battalion in the field Gallipoli
20/05/1915- Killed in Action Shrapnel Valley Gallipoli Turkey.

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – No. 14033

British War Medal – No. 7246

Victory Medal – No. 7220

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 309475

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Holyoake Roll of Honour WA
Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 81.