Born at North Adelaide, Sth Aust. Wesleyan. Enlisted 11 February 1915 age 32, engine driver (railways). Nok sister, Mrs Harriet Harris of Montefiore, Lake Yealering via Wickepin, WA. Embarked at Fremantle 12 July 1915 per A11 Ascanius . Wounded in the arm and hand in France 2 September 1918. RTA February 1919 per A68 Anchises. Service medals: 1914-1915 Star, BWM and VM. Mentioned in despatches 21 December 1916: 1st Anzac Routine Orders dated 21st December 1916. Military Orders No 247 of 16th June 1917.