Born at Wicklow, Bray, Ireland, RC. Enlisted 9 August 1916 age 43, clerk. Nok wife, Delia O’Toole, Parry St, East Perth. Embarked at Fremantle 23 December 1916 per A35 Berrima. Served in France. RTA on 19 October 1917 per SS Port Lyttleton. Discharged 29 December 1917. Service medals: BWM and VM. Cottesloe and district Honour Rolls.