25/07/1915- Completed Medical Examination Bunbury WA
29/07/1915-To 10 Depot as Private
27/09/1915-To 11th Battalion 11th Reinforcements
17/01/1916-Admitted 4th Aux Hospital Abbassia Egypt ( Mumps )
5/02/1916-Rejoined Battalion in the Field Zeitoun Egypt ex Hospital
5/04/1916-Disembarked Marseilles France ex Alexandria
24/07/1916-Admitted 5th General Hospital Rouen France ( Shell Shock & Exhaustion ) ex 2 Aust Field Ambulance ex 1 Southern Midland Casualty Clearing Station
28/07/1916-Evacuated/Admitted 1st Southern General Hospital Farborne hall Birmingham England
28/08/1916-Discharged to No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs England ex Hospital
16/09/1916-Admitted Brigade Hospital Bulford England ex Perham Downs
12/10/1916-Rejoined No. 1 Command Depot Perham Downs
11/12/1916-proceeded Overseas 1st Aust Division Base Depot Etaples France ex Folkestone ex Perham Downs
10/01/1917-Rejoined Battalion in the Field France ex Base Depot
17/01/1917-Admitted 25th General Hospital Hardelot France ( Scabies ) ex 3 Aust Field Ambulance ex 45 Casualty Clearing Station
22/03/1917-Rejoined Battalion in the Field France ex 1st ADBD Etaples France ex Hospital
14/11/1917-Admitted 10th Stationary Hospital St Omer then to No. 7 Convalescent Depot St Omer
29/12/1917-To AIBD Reinforcements Rest Camp Havre France ex Sickness
24/02/1918-To 4th Squadron Aust Flying Corps ex Aust Infantry base Depot Havre France
2/08/1918-Granted Leave England
18/08/1918-Rejoined Aust Flying Corps Squadron in the Field France ex Leave
14/01/1919-Admitted 7th General Hospital France ( Sick ) ex 44 Casualty Clearing Station
20/01/1919-Admitted 1st Aust Division Hospital Bulford England
31/01/1919-To No. 1 Command Depot Sutton Veny England
16/05/1919-To No. 2 Group Sutton Veny  for demobilization
18/06/1919- To No. 2 Group Sutton Veny ex No. 1 Group Longbridge Deverill
11/11/1919-Proceeded on Indefinite Leave England
5/12/1919-Embarked England for Australia per “Lucie Woerman”
13/01/1920-Disembarked Fremantle
13/03/1920-Discharged from Service

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/1915 Star – No. 2176

British War Medal – No. 5281

Victory Medal – No. 5270

 

DEATH / BURIAL DETAILS

Date of Death – 15/10/1979

Burial – Capel Cemetery WA – Section C7 – Grave No. 33.

 

AUTHOR NOTE

Sincere thanks to Jen THOMSON for identifying this soldier in her important Research Document ” Capel Connections “, February, 2018.