|Place of birth||Macclesfield, South Australia|
|Address||Botting Street, Albert Park, Woodville, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||42|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Eva Jane McDonald, Botting Street, Albert Park, Woodville, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served for 8 years in 2nd Bn, South Australian Infantry Regiment: disbanded.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||11th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/16/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Corporal|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||11th Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egpyt
Taken on strength, 11th Light horse regiment, 22 February 1916.
Appointed Temporary Shoeing Smith Corporal, 27 October 1916; Shoeing Smith Corporal, 31 January 1917.
Admitted to 4th Light Horse Field Ambulance, Abasan Kebir, 20 May 1917 (acute rheumatism); transferred to 53rd Casualty Clearing Station, 21 May 1917; to No 2 Australian Stationary Hospital, El Arish, 22 May 1917; to 24th Stationary Hospital, 23 May 1917; to 14th Australian General Hospital, Abbassia,24 May 1917.
Commenced return to Australia from Suez (for discharge: chronic osteitis) on board HT 'Port Sydney', 11 July 1917; discharged, Adelaide (medically unfit), 17 October 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal