Born at Macarthur, Victoria, Presbyterian. Enlisted 28 August 1916 age 41, Shipping Manager. Nok wife Lillian Black, Euryalus, 132 Grant Street, Osborne/Claremont, WA. Embarked at Fremantle 29 June 1917 per A30 Borda. Served in England. RTA 21 July 1919 per A36 Boonah and discharged 29 September 1919. Later residing at Grant St, Cottesloe. Service medals: BWM and VM.