The AIF Project


Regimental number1153
Place of birthCamperdown Victoria
OccupationHorse breaker
Address27 Higginbotham Street, Coburg, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs May Shiells, 27 Higginbotham Street, Coburg, Victoria
Enlistment date6 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1918

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