5/04/1916- Completed Medical Examination Blackboy Hill Camp WA
7/04/1916- To 58 Depot as Private
17/04/1916- To 18th Reinforcements 11th Battalion Blackboy Hill
15/07/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Ajana ” bound for England
1/09/1916- Disembarked Plymouth ex Australia to 3rd Training Battalion Codford
2/11/1916- Proceeded Overseas 1st Australian Division Base Depot Etaples France ex England
28/11/1916- Joined 28th Battalion in the field France ex Base Depot
26/03/1917- Reported Missing in Action France
8/04/1917- Memorandum stating Killed in Action France.

DETAILS OF SOLDIERS DEATH

Informant- 5561- TICE, Pte. W- ” D ” Company” He was killed by a shell at Lagnicourt on 26th March.  I saw him killed as he was going  into a dugout in our front line.  He was blown to pieces by the shell. I know nothing as to burial. He belonged to 16th Platoon ” D ” Company “.

Informant- 4753- COLSON, Sgt Major, ” D ” Company”  I sent a party up next morning  in charge of Cpl. G.L. VERNON , 4063, ” D ” Company  to bury the parts of his body, at the spot where he was killed “.

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

British War Medal – No. 43365

Victory Medal – No. 42887

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 314352

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Bridgetown War Memorial WA

Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 114.