|Place of birth||Te Aroha, New Zealand|
|Address||Orange, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||29|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Mary Ellen Baskiville, Waihow via Thames, New Zealand|
|Previous military service||Served for 1 year in the Paiko Mounted Rifles, New Zealand.|
|Place of enlistment||Bathurst, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||57th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/74/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||57th Battalion|
|Fate||Discharged in the United Kingdom
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 15
War service: Western Front
Embarked from Sydney, 3 November 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 January 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 5 April 1917; taken on strength, 57th Bn, 23 May 1917.
Found guilty by Field General Court Martial of being absent without leave, 21-29 July 1917: awarded 21 days' forfeiture of pay.
Admitted to hospital, 20 October 1917 (synovitis, right knee); rejoined unit, 14 November 1917.
Promoted Corporal, 22 January 1918; Sergeant, 1 April 1918.
Application for discharge in United Kingdom, 3 December 1919, rejected. Declared an illegal absentee as from 21 January 1920; reported back in London, 3 April 1920, and discharged as from 6 March 1920.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal