Born at Hillstone, New South Wales, CoE. Enlisted 10 July 1915 age 26, butcher. Nok wife, Anne Mary Bridger whose addresses include Beaufort St, Perth, Brooklyn House, Napier St, Cottesloe and Griver St, Cottesloe. Embarked at Fremantle 28 November 1915 per A13 Katuna. Died during a boxing contest on board A2 Geelong and buried at sea, Court of Inquiry Proceedings in file. Service medals: 1914-1915 Star, BWM and VM.