18/06/1915- Completed Medical Examination Perth WA
23/06/1915- To No. 15 Depot Blackboy Hill WA as Private
1/07/1915- To 10th Reinforcements 11th Battalion Blackboy Hill
11/10/1915- Allotted to 5th Reinforcements 28th Battalion Blackboy Hill
13/10/1915- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Themistocles ” bound for Egypt
6/11/1915- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base Zeitoun
3/03/1916- Transferred to 51st Battalion Tel-el-Kebir ex Zeitoun Egypt
18/03/1916- Transferred to 4th Division Signals Company Tel-el-Kebir as Sapper
2/04/1916- Promoted Lance Corporal Serapeum Egypt
2/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
8/06/1916- Disembarked Marseilles
24/11/1916- Wounded in Action France ( Gunshot Wound Chest )
30/11/1916- Admitted 2nd General Hospital Havre France
5/12/1916- Evacuated/Admitted 5th Southern General Hospital England
30/03/1917- Granted Leave England
6/04/1917- To No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs ex Leave
23/06/1917- To Field Company Engineers Training Battalion Parkhouse England
28/06/1917- Transferred to 6th Division Signals Company Folkestone
21/08/1917- Returned to 4th Division Signals Company Shefford England
8/09/1917- Proceeded Overseas France ex England
18/09/1917- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Base Depot
24/12/1917- Admitted 51st General Hospital Rouen France ( Pleurisy ) ex 12th Australian Field Ambulance ex 5th Casualty Clearing Station
26/12/1917- Evacuated/Admitted County of Middlesex War Hospital Napsbury England
29/12/1917- Transferred to 3rd Australian Aux Hospital Dartford England
18/01/1918- Discharged to No. 4 Command Depot Hurdcott England
16/03/1918- Admitted to Isolation Hospital Hurdcott
24/03/1918- To No. 4 Command Depot Hurdcott
22/04/1918- To Overseas Training Brigade Longbridge Deverill England
3/05/1918- To Training Depot Clifton England
15/09/1918- Proceeded Overseas Royal Engineers Signal Depot Abbeville France
20/09/1918- Rejoined Unit in the field France ex Depot
10/11/1918- Admitted 83rd Australian General Hospital France ( Appendicitis )
1/12/1918- Evacuated/Admitted Middlesex War Hospital Colchester England
20/12/1918- Granted Leave England
3/01/1919- To No. 1 Command Depot Sutton Veny England ex Leave
7/02/1919- Embarked England aboard ” Lancashire ” for Return to Australia
11/03/1919- Disembarked Fremantle WA
13/05/1919- Discharged from Service ( Termination of Period of Enlistment ).

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – Medal No. 4881

British War Medal – No. 5649

Victory Medal – No. 5638.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTION

Augusta War Memorial WA.