|Place of birth||Petersburg, South Australia|
|Address||Whyte, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||18|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs H Malycha, Whyte, Yarcowie, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Bulla, SouthAustralia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||27th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/44/5|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||48th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 30 October 1917; admitted to ship's hospital at sea, 27 November 1917; discharged from ship's hospital, 13 December 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 27 December 1917, and marched in to 6th Training Bn.
Proceeded overseas to France, 1 April 1918; taken on strength, 48th Bn, 6 April 1918.
Wounded in action, 8 August 1918 (gun shot wound, chest), and admitted to 8th Australian Field Ambulance; transferred to 83rd General Hospital, Boulogne, 9 August 1918; to England, 23 August 1918, and admitted to Bethnal Green Military Hospital, 24 August 1918. Transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 7 September 1918; discharged on furlough, 12 September 1918, to report to Littlemore Camp, Weymouth, 26 September 1918. Marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 28 September 1918; marched in to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, from Weymouth, 10 October 1918. Marched out to Overseas Training Brigade, 14 November 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orsova', 8 January 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 18 February 1919; discharged, Adelaide, 12 March 1919.
Total war service: 1 year 300 days (of which 1 year 119 days was abroad)Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||28|
|Place of burial||AIF Cemetery (Row 7 West, Grave 7), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia|