21/05/1915- Completed Medical Examination Bridgetown WA
29/05/1915- Allotted to 7th Reinforcements 11th Battalion Blackboy Hill WA
25/06/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Karoola ” bound for Egypt
19/07/1915- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
31/07/1915- Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
4/08/1915- Joined 11th Battalion in the field Gallipoli
6/08/1915- Wounded in Action Gallipoli ( Shrapnel/Bullet Wound to Neck & Back ) – Admitted to Hospital Ship Dardanelles
13/08/1915- Admitted 1st Australian General Hospital Heliopolis Egypt ex 2nd Field Ambulance ex 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station
18/08/1915- Reported as Dangerously Ill
5/10/1915- Transferred to 3rd Aux Hospital Egypt
11/12/1915- MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES & Admitted Ras-El-Tin Hospital Alexandria Egypt
18/01/1916- Discharged to Duty at Overseas Training Base Ghezireh ex Hospital
10/03/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field Serapeum Egypt
29/03/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
5/04/1916- Disembarked Marseilles
30/05/1916- Wounded in Action France( Bomb Wounds to Both Legs )
8/06/1916- Evacuated/Admitted 5th Northern General Hospital England ex France
8/07/1916- Transferred to No 1 Australian Aux Hospital Harefield Middlesex England
16/01/1917- Proceeded Overseas 1st Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Folkestone
20/01/1917- Rejoined Unit in the field France
21/09/1917- Wounded in Action Belgium ( Shell Wound Right Thigh )
21/09/1917- Admitted 54th General Hospital Etaples France ex 6th Australian Field Ambulance ex 10th Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train No.5
22/09/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Ontario Military Hospital Orpington Kent England
22/10/1917- Transferred to Australian Aux Hospital Dartford England
24/10/1917- Granted Leave England
7/11/1917- To No. 1 Command Depot Sutton Veny ex Leave
27/2/1918- To Overseas Training Brigade Longbridge Deverill ex Sutton Veny
20/03/1918- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton
27/03/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France
27/04/1918- Wounded in Action France ( Severe Gunshot Wound Left Leg )
30/04/1918- Admitted 83rd General Hospital France ex 15th Casualty Clearing Station
8/05/1918- Evacuated/Admitted County of Middlesex War Hospital Napsbury St. Albans England
4/07/1918- Transferred to 1st Australian Aux Hospital Harefield England
11/09/1918- To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth
6/11/1918- Embarked England aboard ” Marathon ” for Return to Australia
24/12/1918- Disembarked Fremantle WA
4/06/1920- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit ).

 

MENTIONED  IN DESPATCHES- For Conspicuous Service-

Commonwealth of Australia Gazette Р6 April 1916, Page No. 862,  Position 49

London Gazette Р28 January 1916, Page No. 1209,  Position 2.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – Medal No. 1701

British War Medal – No. 4076

Victory Medal – No. 4073.

 

LOCALITY OF COMMEMORATION – Bridgetown, WA.