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Regimental number567
Place of birthHamley South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinG.E.Williams, Renmark, South Australia
Enlistment date26 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A52 Surada on 6 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919

Military Cross

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty while in charge of a section of trench mortars during an enemy attack. He rendered great assistance to the defenc eby the manner in which he handled his guns, and ably covered the withdrawal of infantry until obliged to destroy his guns to prevent their falling into the hands of the enemy.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 November 1948
Age at death46

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