Born at Norwood Sth Aust. CoE. Enlisted 20 July 1915 age 38, steward and miner. Nok sister, Mrs Margaret Brock of Dundee Scotland (later changed to Mrs Margaret Brock 108 Edward St, East Perth. Embarked at Fremantle 1 October 1915 per A20 Hororata. Wounded in France 18 June 1916. Invalided RTA August 1918 for discharge on 16 October 1916 with a deformed right knee. Service medals: BWM and VM. Cottesloe and district Honour Rolls.