The AIF Project


Regimental number490
Place of birthOtago, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBridge manager
Address44 Batman Street, North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Frances Bertenshaw, Milan Street, Mentone, Victoria
Enlistment date5 November 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Date of death6 February 1953
Place of burialCoopernook Cemetery

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