18/08/1914-Joined 11th Battalion 3rd Brigade Infantry Blackboy Hill Camp WA as Private
02/11/1914- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Ascanius ” bound for Egypt
03/12/1914- Disembarked Alexandria to Overseas Training Base
2/03/1915-Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for  Gallipoli Peninsular
4/07/1915-Admitted 2nd Australian Field Ambulance  Anzac Gallipoli ( Influenza )ex.  1 Casualty Clearing Station
10/07/1915-Evacuated/Admitted St Georges Hospital Malta ex Hospital Ship
14/08/1915-Transferred St Davids Hospital Malta ( Myalgia/Lumbago )
28/08/1915- Embarked Malta aboard Transport Ship bound for England
11/09/1915-Admitted Military Hospital Fulham England ex Malta
14/02/1916-Rejoined Unit overseas Base Ghezireh Egypt ex England
6/03/1916-Rejoined Unit at Serapeun Egypt
05/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
12/06/1916- Disembarked Marseilles France
31/07/1916-Appointed Lance Corporal France
1/08/1916-Appointed Corporal France
7/11/1916-AWARDED MILITARY MEDAL FRANCE
23/12/1916-Admitted 8th Stationary Hospital Wimereux France ( Septic Feet )
6/01/1917-Evacuated/Admitted Princess Alexandria Hospital Weymouth England ( Septic Feet )
17/02/1917-To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth
9/06/1917-To Drafting Depot Perham Downs
9/07/1917-Proceeded overseas France ex. Southampton ex. Perham Downs
22/07/1917-Appointed Acting Sergeant France
28/07/1917-Reverts to Corporal France
20/09/1917-Wounded in Action Belgium ( Gunshot Wound Right Shoulder )
21/09/1917-Admitted 2nd Canadian Stationary Hospital Outreau, Belgium ex 6th Australian Field Ambulance ex 10th Casualty Clearing Station
13/10/1917-Evacuated/Admitted Bethnal Green Hospital England ex. France
30/10/1917-To 3rd Aux Hospital Dartford
28/12/1917-To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth ex. Hurdcott
15/02/1918-Embarked England for Australia per *Llanstephen Castle*
8/04/1918-Disembarked Fremantle, WA
31/07/1918-Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit ).

( 1 )-MILITARY MEDAL

Date of Recommendation:  25 November 1916

”  At Gallipoli, during the period April 25th to July 15th 1915 for Conspicuous Gallantry.  He rendered invaluable services in subduing the fire of the enemy’s snipers. At great personal risk he frequently went forward well in advance of our trenches  to successfully cope with their snipers  who were causing casualties in our ranks.  He displayed courage of a very high order “.

Date of Commonwealth of Australia Gazette:  19 April 1917

Location in Commonwealth of Australia Gazette:  Page  919,  Position  165

Date of London Gazette:  27 October 1916

Location in London Gazette:  Page  10487,  Position  141

( 2 )- SERBIAN SILVER OBILICH MEDAL FOR BRAVERY

Date of Recommendation:  14 September 1916

” Refer description above for Award of Military Medal “.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/1915 Star- Medal No. 1372

British War Medal – No. 841

Victory Medal – No. 840

Military Medal.