22/08/1914- Joined ” D ” Company 11th Battalion Blackboy Hill WA as Private
2/11/1914- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Ascanius ” bound for Egypt
26/11/1914- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
2/03/1915- Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
25/04/1915- Took part in Dawn Landing at Gallipoli
26/04/1915- Wounded in Action Gallipoli ( Gunshot Wound Arm )
1/05/1915- Evacuated/Admitted 1st General Hospital Heliopolis Egypt
18/05/1915- Discharged from Hospital for return to Gallipoli
26/05/1915- Rejoined Unit in the field Gallipoli
28/08/1915- Admitted 1st Field Ambulance Gallipoli ( Influenza ) ex 1st Australian Casualty Clearing Station
1/09/1915- Evacuated by Hospital ship to 1st Stationary Hospital Mudros ( Hernia )
6/09/1915- Discharged from Hospital to Base Details Mudros
18/09/1915- Evacuated/Admitted Hospital Malta
24/09/1915- Evacuated/Admitted King George Hospital Stamford St SE England ex Malta
13/04/1916- Completed Medical Examination Abbey Wood England – Passed fit for Service
7/06/1916- Embarked England to 1st Australian Infantry Base Depot Etaples France ex Monte Video Camp Weymouth England
23/06/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Base Depot
10/11/1916- Admitted 1st Australian General Hospital Rouen France ( Septic Knee ) ex 2nd Australian Field Ambulance ex 38th Casualty Clearing Station ex Ambulance Train
15/11/1916- To No. 2 Convalescent Depot Rouen
19/11/1916- To 1st Australian Infantry Base Depot Etaples ex Hospital
6/12/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Base Depot
16/01/1917- Admitted 3rd Australian Field Ambulance ( Rheumatism )
21/01/1917- Discharged to rejoin unit in the field France
6/02/1917- Promoted Lance Corporal
20/04/1917- Promoted Corporal
15/06/1917- Promoted Lance Sergeant
8/07/1917- Promoted Sergeant
16/01/1918- On Command at 17th Rifle Course Australian School of Musketry Tidworth England- Qualified 1st Class with fair working knowledge of Lewis Machine Gun- Course dated 17/01/1918 until 16/02/1918
16/02/1918- To No. 1 Command Depot Sutton Veny England
25/04/1918- Attached to 1st Training Battalion Sutton Veny
25/06/1918- Admitted Hospital Sutton Veny ( Influenza )
29/06/1918- Discharged to Training Battalion
1/07/1918- Proceeded Overseas Australian Infantry Training Depot Havre France ex Folkestone
7/07/1918- Admitted 2nd Australian Field Ambulance France ( Scabies )
12/07/1918- Discharged for Return to Duty France
10/08/1918- Killed in Action Harbonnieres France

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – No. 5147

British War Medal – No. 4170

Victory Medal – No. 4169

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 350340

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Balingup War Memorial WA

Busselton War Memorial WA

Kirup War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 64.