Born at Poona, Bombay, India. Church of England. Enlisted 26 July 1915 age 42, farmer. Nok wife, Constance Jane Hasler Short, c/o Mr Howard Evans, Architect, Town Hall, Fremantle. Embarked at Fremantle 18 January 1916 per A7 Medic. Served in France. RTA 31 January 1918 per Osterley. Pension claim of 18 April 1918 gives his address as Cottesloe and having a son and three daughters. Service medals: BWM and VM.