Born at Perth CoE. Enlisted 8 February 1916 age 28. Nok wife, Amy Watson Railway St, Cottesloe. Embarked at Melbourne on 27 June 1916 per A37 Barambah and in France November 1916. In December 1918 very ill with influenza and classed as an invalid. RTA 30 May 1919. Service medals: BWM and VM.