24/11/1915- Completed Medical Examination Perth WA
30/11/1915- To 37 Depot Blackboy Hill WA as Private
16/12/1915- To 9th Reinforcements 28th Battalion Blackboy Hill
12/02/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Miltiades ” bound for Egypt
6/03/1916- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to 7th Training Battalion Serapeum Egypt
2/04/1916- Transferred to 51st Battalion Serapeum
5/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
12/06/1916- Disembarked Marseilles
25/09/1916- Appointed Temporary Corporal in the field France, however reverts to Ranks on admittance to Hospital
26/09/1916- Admitted 7th General Hospital St. Omer France ( Mumps ) ex 4th Australian Field Ambulance
12/10/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Hospital
13/10/1916- Appointed Temporary Corporal
14/12/1916- Promoted Corporal in the field France
7/04/1917- Wounded in Action France ( Severe Gunshot Wound Right Thigh )
9/04/1917- Admitted 3rd Stationary Hospital Rouen France ex 9th Casualty Clearing Station
10/04/1917- Transferred to No 2 Convalescent Depot Rouen
15/04/1917- To 4th Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Wounded
19/04/1917- Admitted 26th General Hospital Etaples ( Old Injury- Gunshot Wound Thigh )
24/04/1917- Evacuated/Admitted Horton County of London War Hospital Epsom England ex Calais France
6/07/1917- Granted Leave England
20/07/1917- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs ex Leave
24/09/1917- To Overseas Training Brigade Longbridge Deverill
20/10/1917- Proceeded Overseas 4th Australian Division Base Depot Havre France ex Southampton
7/11/1917- Rejoined 51st Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
9/03/1918- Promoted Sergeant in the field France
24/04/1918- Killed in Action Villers Brettoneux France

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 32818

Victory Medal – No. 32593

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 345497

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Holyoake Roll of Honour WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 154.