Born at Perth, WA. RC. Enlisted 9 July 1915 age 35, mechanic fitter. Nok wife, Winifred Jones, Keane St, Cottesloe Beach. Embarked at Adelaide 18 July 1916 per Seang Bee. Served in England and France. RTA 5 March 1919 per SS Nevasa. Discharged 5 September 1919. Service medals: BWM and VM.