|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Moonta, South Australia|
|Address||Moonta Mines, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Emily Sampson, Moonta Mines, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||43rd Battalion, C Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/60/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||43rd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance|
War service: Western Front
Embarked from Adelaide, 9 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 20 July 1916; proceeded to England.
Proceeded overseas to France, 25 November 1916.
Wounded in action, 31 July 1917 (gun shot wound, thigh); admitted to 3rd Stationary Hospital, Wimereux. Transferred to England, 8 August 1917, and admitted to 2/1st Southern General Hospital, Dudley Road. Transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 17 October 1917; discharged to No. 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 16 November 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Runic', 20 December 1917; disembarked, 12 February 1918; discharged (medically unfit: not due to misconduct), 25 March 1918.
Total war service: 2 years 60 days (of which 1 year 249 days were abroad)Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||79|
|Place of burial||Centennial Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia|