|Place of birth||Adelaide South Australia|
|Address||Norton's Summit, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs. Jane Kermode, Norton's Summit, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||3rd Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/8/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||15th Light Horse Regiment|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Refers 19 April 1917.
Mention in Despatches
Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', No. 30474 12 January 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 75 (17 June 1919).
|Fate||Returned to Australia
Distinguished Conduct Medal
'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in command of a Lewis gun team. He showed great judgment and courage, when isolated and under heavy shell fire, in covering the withdrawal of two companies.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 110
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 19