|Place of birth||Glenelg, South Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Torquay Street, New Glenelg, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs H J Hood, Torquay Street, New Glenelg, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Served in the Royal Australian Garrison Artillery, Sydney, New South Wales.|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Corporal|
|Unit name||27th Battalion, D Company|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/44/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||27th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Proceeded from Alexandria, Egypt, to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force at Gallipoli, 4 September 1915.
Admitted to 7th Field Ambulance, Gallipoli, 22 October 1915; transferred to 19th General Hospital, Alexandria, 31 October 1915 (enteric fever); to Convalescent Camp, Port Said, 9 December 1915.
Commenced return to Australia on board 'Ulysses', 3 January 1916.
Re-enlisted as 832, 17th Bn, 29 January 1916, and embarked with 16th Reinforcement from Sydney on board HMAT 'Ceramic', 7 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, 21 November 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 4 February 1917. Appointed Lance Sergeant, 5 April 1917; Sergeant, 4 May 1917.
Transferred to England, 14 June 1917 (trench fever); admitted to University War Hospital (Southampton), 15 June 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 22 May 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board 'Ascanius', 9 February 1919; discharged, 29 August 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal