Born at Bellevue, WA, CoE. Enlisted 23 May 1918 age 18, teamster/farmer. Nok mother, Mrs Anne Turner, Robert St, Bayswater, WA. Embarked at Albany 29 July 1918 per A74 Marathon. Served in England, Hospitalised between 12 October and 25 November 1918 with influenza. RTA per Karmala 2 January 1919 and upon arrival admitted to Fremantle hospital with influenza. Discharged 12 March 1919. Service medals: BWM and VM. Cottesloe and District Honour Rolls.