27/10/1915- Application for Enlistment & Completed Medical Examination Greenbushes WA
3/11/1915- Application for Enlistment accepted Ascot WA & Allotted to 34 Depot Company as Private
04/11/1915- To ” D ” Company No 4 Depot Battalion as Private
16/12/1915-To 11th Battalion 14th Reinforcements Blackboy Hill as Private
12/02/1916- Embarked Fremantle WA aboard ” Miltiades ” bound for Egypt
10/03/1916- Disembarked Alexandria Egypt to Overseas Training Base & Allotted to 3rd Training Battalion
19/04/1916-Transferred 51st Battalion Serapeum Egypt
05/06/1916- Embarked Alexandria Egypt with British Expeditionary Forces bound for Marseilles France
12/06/1916-Disembarked Marseilles France ex. Alexandria
14-16/08/1916-Wounded in Action France ( Gunshot Wound Left leg )
16/08/1916-Admitted 26 General Hospital Etaples France
24/08/1916-Evacuated/Admitted York Military Hospital England ex. Calais France
23/10/1916-Transferred No. 1 Australian Aux Hospital Harefield England
29/11/1916-Granted Leave England
14/12/1916-To No. 2 Command Depot Weymouth England ex Leave
13/02/1917-Embarked Plymouth/Devonport England aboard. “Benalla” for Return to Australia( Injuries to Left Leg )
3/04/1917-Disembarked Fremantle WA
14/06/1917-Discharged from Service ( Medically Unfit )


British War Medal – No. 8409

Victory Medal – No. 8374.



Sincere thanks to Raelee TAYLOR ( raeleeb@hotmail.com )  for providing additional information to allow her Great Grandfather’s  file to be correctly updated.