Born at Perth, CoE. Enlisted 1 April 1915 age 20, accountant and auditor. Nok mother, Mary Ellen Hawley Daylesford, Napier St, Cottesloe. Embarked at Fremantle 29 June 1915 per A11 Ascanius and then to Gallipoli where he died of wounds 29 September 1915. No burial details in his service file. A memorial is at Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey. Service medals: 1914-15 Star, BWM and VM. His mother was granted an annual pension of 39 pounds from 24th November 1915.