|Place of birth||Glasgow, Scotland|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Mrs J Robertson, Silverton Braco, Perthshire, Scotland|
|Previous military service||Served for 4 years in the 6th Scottish Rifles.|
|Place of enlistment||South Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Lance Corporal|
|Unit name||5th Battalion, D Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/22/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||Commissioned|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||5th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, 5 April 1915.
Wounded in action, 25 April 1915 (shell wound, left and right forearms, left thigh and leg, right thigh: serious); admitted to No 5 Ind. General Hospital, Alexandria, 1 May 1915; transferred to England, 15 May 1915, and admitted to 2nd Western General Hospital, Manchester, 29 May 1915. taken on strength, Australian and New Zealand Base, Weymouth, 4 January 1916.
Proceeded overeas to France to join the British Expeditionary Force, 7 June 1916; rejoined 5th Bn, Belgium, 1 July 1916.
Appointed 2nd Lieutenant, 5 August 1916.
Admitted to Field Ambulance, 18 August 1916 (injured left foot); transferred to 14th General Hospital, Wimereux, 22 August 1916; to England, 22 august 1916, and admitted to 4th London General Hospital, Denmark Hill, 28 June 1916; readmitted to 4th London General Hospital, 12 February 1917; discharged to No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 27 March 1917; marched in to 3rd Training Bn, Larkhill, 29 March 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 24 June 1917; rejoined Bn, France, 1 July 1917.
Promoted Lieutenant, 11 July 1917.
Detached to Brigade Class, 21 January 1918; rejoined Bn, 30 January 1918.
Detached to XV Corps Rest Camp, 26 July 1918.
Wounded in action, 23 August 1918 (gun shot wound, right knee), and admitted to 3rd Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 10th British Red Cross Hospital, Le Treport, 24 August 1918; to England, 4 September 1918, and admitted to 3rd London General Hospital, 5 September 1918 (wound severe); discharged to Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 19 November 1918. Readmitted to 3rd London General Hospital while on leave, 4 February 1919. Granted leave from 15-22 April 1919.
Granted leave for Non-Military Employment, 28 April-30 July 1919, with pay and subsistence, to attend agricultural studies, University of Edinburgh.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Morea', 18 October 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 28 November 1919; discharged (appointment terminated), Melbourne, 12 February 1920.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal