5/10/1914-To 10th Light Horse Regiment as Trooper
16/05/1915-Embarked Alexandria with Meditteranean Expeditionary Forces for Gallipoli Peninsula
7/08/1915-KILLED IN ACTION The NEK,Walkers Ridge , Anzac, Gallipoli ( Refer Board of Enquiry held at Russells Top Gallipoli on 9 August 1915 by order of Liet-Col Brazier ).

 

ACTION AT THE NEK, WALKERS RIDGE, ANZAC, GALLIPOLI

The ill-conceived, heroic and fateful assault in 2 lines on the Turkish trenches at The NEK Gallipoli took place on 7 August 1915.  The attack was launched in an Easterly direction from the Australian trenches on Russells Top.
Not one of the 10th Light Horse Regiment actually reached the Turkish trenches with 37 men being Killed in Action.
Snudden was one of 4 local men who lost their lives in this action ( others were – 718- Davis, R D  Trpr,  170- McAliece, E  Sgt,  143- White, E J  Trpr ).

 

Service Medals Awarded

1914/15 Star – No. 25219

British War Medal – No. 9184

Victory Medal – No. 9136

Commemorative Plaque / Scroll – No. 320007

 

Memorial Inscriptions

Lone Pine Memorial Gallipoli – Panel No. 10

Australian War Memorial Canberra – Panel No. 8

Harvey Memorial Library Honour Board Western Australia.