|Place of birth||Sydney New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||43|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Violet Manton, 39 Hargreaves Street Paddington, New South Wales|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Corporal|
|Unit name||Mining Corps 1, Company 1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||Commissioned|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Mining Corps|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
'Work at Bony on 29 September 1918.'
Mention in Despatches
Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).
|Fate||Effective abroad (still overseas)|
'For gallantry and devotion to duty on 29th September 1918, at Bony, when he was in charge of a party of tunnellers clearing and maintaining a forward road under heavy enemy shell and machine gun fire. Although, owing to infantry being held up heavy casualties were occurring, he carried through the work, and set a fine example of coolness and resourcefulness to those under him.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 10
|Other details||Medals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal|