Born on 25 May 1876 at St Saviours, Lancashire, England, CoE. Enlisted 21 August 1914 age 38, traveller. Nok wife, Dora Marsden Fielding of Oakhurst, Urmston, near Manchester, England. Embarked at Fremantle 2 November 1914 per A11 Ascanius. Served in Egypt 1915-16, England 1916-18. RTA in March 1919 and discharged on 9 June 1919. Service medals: 1914-1915 Star, BWM and VM. Cottesloe and district Honour Rolls.