|Place of birth||Melbourne Victoria|
|Address||Nottstreet, East Malvern, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Jessie McKenzie, Nott Street, East Malvern, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/40/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||58th Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Distinguished Conduct Medal (Altered from Military Medal)
'Work near Harbonnieres on 9 August 1918.'
|Fate||Returned to Australia
Distinguished Conduct Medal
'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. This N.C.O. worked his platoon forward under very heavy machine gun fire, outflanking a post which was holding up the advance. He then personally headed a rush, capturing two machine guns and killing the crews. His courage and leadership inspired the men under him.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette'
|Other details||Medals: Distinguished Conduct Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal|