|Place of birth||Skipton, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||32|
|Next of kin||Father, -----Allan, Skipton, Victoria|
|Previous military service||6th Australian Commonwealth Horse (116 days)|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Broadmeadows, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Shoeing Smith|
|Unit name||4th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/9/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||4th Light Horse Regiment|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service, Egypt, Palestine.
Promoted Shoe Smith Corporal, Heliopolis, 14 December 1915.
Rejoined 4th Light Horse Regiment, ex-Details, 2 January 1916.
Promoted Acting Farrier Sergeant, Ferry Post, 26 February 1917.
Promoted Temporary Farrier Sergeant, Ferry Post, 1 March 1917.
Promoted Farrier Sergeant, Ferry Post, 20 May 1917.
Admitted to No 65 Casualty Clearing Station, Rafa, 22 July 1917; transferred to Hospital Train, 23 July 1917; to No 2 Stationary Hospital, El Arish, 23 July 1917 (blistered arm); to No 14 Australian General Hospital, 25 July 1917; to Montazah Convalescent Depot, Alexandria, 11 August 1917; discharged, 22 August 1917, and marched into 4th Light Horse Training Regiment, Moascar, the same day.
Proceeded to unit, 14 September 1917; rejoined 4th Light Horse Regiment, 19 September 1917.
Admitted to No 4 Australian Light Horse Field Ambulance, Tel el Fara, 10 October 1917; transferred to Rest Camp, Maraket, 10 October 1917; rejoined unit, 20 October 1917.
Admitted to No 76 Casualty Clearing Station, 3 September 1918 (malaria); transferred to No 44 Stationary Hospital, Kantara, 5 September 1918; to No 14 Australian General Hospital, Port Said, 7 September 1918; discharged to leave, 24 September 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Devon' (1914 Leave), 13 October 1918; disembarked Colombo and admitted to hospital (broncho pneumonia); disembarked Melbourne, ex-HT 'Burmah', 29 January 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 30 March 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||81|
|Place of burial||Boroondarah Cemetery, Kew, Victoria|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ALLAN William James|