|Place of birth||York England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Elizabeth Boorman, The Knoll, Sherburn, Yorkshire, England|
|Rank on enlistment||2nd Lieutenant|
|Unit name||42nd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/59/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||44th Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
'Work near Proyart on 12 August 1918.'
'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. After reaching the final objective his platoon was suffering casualties from amchine gun fire. He took three men, rushed the post, and inflicted heavy casualties. Throughout the operation he showed great coolness and marked powers of command.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 31
War service: Western FrontMedals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal