The AIF Project


Regimental number4162
Place of birthArarat Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressForest Street, Castlemaine, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Selina Millar care or Mrs H S Barlow, Forest Street, Castlemaine, Victoria
Enlistment date9 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry in the assault on the Hindenburg Line when he took command of several groups whose officers were casualties and carried out a series of most valuable bombing attacks.'
Recommendation date: 12 May 1917

FateReturned to Australia 5 November 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 July 1963

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