9/01/1915- To No. 2 Depot Squadron as Private
1/03/1915- To 10th Light Horse Regiment 5th Reinforcements
13/07/1915- Joined Regiment in the field Gallipoli ex Alexandria
28/07/1915- Evacuated/Admitted 2nd Australian Stationary Hospital Mudros Lemnos ( Diarrhoea ) ex Gallipoli
9/08/1915- Rejoined Unit in the field Gallipoli ex Sickness
29/08/1915- Wounded in Action Anzac Gallipoli ( Bomb Shock Concussion )
9/09/1915- Evacuated/Admitted Australian General Hospital Heliopolis ex Mudros ex Gallipoli
26/09/1915- Admitted Australian & New Zealand Convalescent Hospital Helouan Egypt ( Abscess )
8/10/1915- Awarded DISTINGUISHED CONDUCT MEDAL ( Hill 60 )
5/11/1915- MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
13/11/1915- Rejoined Unit in the field Gallipoli ex Sickness
26/12/1915- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Gallipoli
17/01/1916- Admitted No. 1 Australian Aux Hospital Heliopolis Egypt ( Diarrhoea )
25/01/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field Egypt ex Sickness
2/02/1916- Admitted Hospital Egypt ( Sick )
6/02/1916- SPECIAL MENTION IN DESPATCHES by Sir Ian Hamilton
19/02/1916- Admitted 2nd Australian General Hospital Ghezireh Egypt ( Sick )
27/02/1916- Discharged to Details ex Overseas Base Egypt ex Sick
5/03/1916- Transferred 3rd Reserve Light Horse Regiment in the field Egypt
15/04/1916- Rejoined 10th Light Horse Regiment in the field Serapeum Egypt
8/07/1916- Admitted Hospital Serapeum ( Diarrhoea ) ex 54th Casualty Clearing Station
4/08/1916- Transferred Australian Depot Stores in the field Egypt
5/11/1916- Admitted 14th Australian General Hospital Abbassia Egypt ( Pyrexia )
23/11/1916- Rejoined Unit in the field Ghezireh Egypt ex Hospital
12/12/1916- To Montazah Hospital Egypt ( Pyrexia )
1/01/1917- Rejoined Australian Depot Stores Egypt ex Hospital
16/07/1917- Appointed CORPORAL Australian Depot Stores in the field Egypt
16/11/1917- Embarked Alexandria Egypt for Marseilles France & Granted Leave
24/12/1917- Proceeded Overseas Egypt ex Southampton England
11/01/1918- Medical Board Report Ghezireh Egypt ( Malaria/Gastritis )
12/10/1918- Appointed ER/SERGEANT Australian Depot Stores in the field Egypt
16/09/1919- Transfered AIF Headquarters Egypt ex Australian Depot Stores
17/12/1919- Embarked Suez for Australia per “Lucy Woerman”
13/01/1920- Disembarked Australia
12/04/1920- Discharged from Service ( Termination of Period of Enlistment ).

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/1915 Star- Medal No. 6266

British War Medal – No. 2830

Victory Medal – No. 2827

Distinguished Conduct Medal.

 

 

MENTION IN DESPATCHES

Date of Commonwealth of Australia Gazette:  27 January 1916

Location in Commonwealth of Australia Gazette:  Page  156,  Position  59

Date of London Gazette:  5 November 1915

Location in London Gazette:  Page  11002,  Position  27

DISTINGUISHED CONDUCT MEDAL

Date of Recommendation:  7 September 1915

”  For Gallantry and Devotion to Duty . Was the last of Lieutenant Throssell’s party to leave the trench in company with Sergeant Henderson ( having remained in it for 37 Hours ).  Defended the barricade by Rifle Fire “.

Date of Commanwealth of Australia Gazette:  24 February 1916

Location in Commonwealth of Australia Gazette:  Page  457,  Position  13

Date of London Gazette:  29  November  1915

Location in London Gazette:  Page  11901,  Position  2