PREVIOUS SERVICE – Australian Light Horse – 5 years.

17/08/1915- Completed Medical Examination Geraldton WA
07/09/1915- To 27 Depot Company as Private
16/09/1915- To 3rd Depot Squadron
09/11/1915- To 12th Reinforcements 10th Light Horse Regiment Blackboy Hill WA
22/11/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Mongolia ” bound for Egypt
14/12/1915- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
03/01/1916- Taken on Strength 12th Light Horse Regiment Australian Army Service Corps 3rd Light Horse Brigade Train Heliopolis Egypt as Driver
26/02/1916- Marched out of Helioplois and entrained Helmieh Egypt
14/05/1916- Admitted Hospital Serapeum Egypt ( Dysentry ) ex 2nd Lowland Field Ambulance ex Ambulance Train
30/03/1916- Discharged to Australian Medical Division Headquarters ex 3rd Light Horse Training Brigade at Anzac Mounted Division Headquarters Egypt ex Sickness
29/06/1916- Admitted Hospital Kantara Egypt ( Enteriris/Diarrhoea ) ex New Zealand Field Ambulance
02/07/1916- Admitted 31st General Hospital Port Said Egypt
07/07/1916- Admitted 3rd Australian General Hospital Abbassia Egypt ( Debility ) ex Ambulance Train
16/08/1916- Discharged from Hospital
17/08/1916- Embarked Egypt aboard ” Borda ” for Return to Australia
16/09/1916- Disembarked Fremantle WA ex Egypt
11/11/1916- Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit – Neurasthenia, Rheumatic Arthritis ).


1914/15 Star – Medal No. 5789

British War Medal – NO. 6981

Victory Medal – No. 6952.