|Place of birth||Port Mcdonald South Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Mount Gambier, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs E Rackett, Williamstown, Mount Gambier, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Motor Transport Driver|
|Unit name||AMC Motor Drivers|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||26/106/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Driver|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Motor Transport Section|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
'Work near Proyart on 23 August 1918.'
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'For conspicuous bravery and devotion to duty. On 23rd August, 1918, he was driving a Ford Motor Ambulance during the attack by the 1st Australian Division, evacuating wounded from North of PROYART to MERICOURT and later in the day went forward in front of CHUIGNOLLES. For 48 hours he drove with practically no rest often through heavy shell fire, and his pluck, endurance, and disregard of personal danger were responsible for the quick evacuation of many badly wounded men.'
War service: Egypt, Western FrontMedals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal