|Place of birth||Liverpool, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Liverpool, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||25|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Beatrice E M Starkey, Menangle, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||June 1917 Reinforcements|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||11/14/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Light Horse Details|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Palestine
Embarked Sydney, 16 November 1917; disembarked Suez, 21 December 1917.
Posted to 4th Bn, Imperial Camel Corps, 21 February 1918.
Wounded in action, 28 March 1918 (gun shot wound, right hand); admitted to 2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 30 March 1918; transferred to 2/6 London Field Ambulance, 2 April 1918; to 66th Casualty Clearing station, 2 April 1918; to 76th Casualty Clearing Station; to 45th Stationary Hospital, Ludd, 5 April 1918; to 24th Stationary Hospital, Kantara, 6 April 1918; to 14th Australian General hospital, Port Said, 8 April 1918.
Transferred to Light Horse Details while in hospital, 1 July 1918 (but did not serve with the Light Horse).
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Wiltshire', 30 August 1918; disembarked Sydney, 3 October 1918; discharged (medically unfit), 28 March 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal