|Place of birth||Colac, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||43|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Rosina Mabel Spokes, Colac, Victoria|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||29th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/46/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||29th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked from Melbourne, 19 September 1916; disembarked Plymouth, 14 November 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 16 January 1917; taken on strength, 29th Bn, 21 January 1917.
Admitted to 3rd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, 30 March 1917 (chronic rheumatism); rejoined unit, 30 March 1917.
Admitted to 14th General Hospital, Wimereux, 4 April 1917; transferred to England, 7 April 1917, and admitted to 1st Eastern General Hospital, Cambridge, 8 April 1917 (neck injury). Transferred to 1st Auxiliary Hospital, 22 May 1917; to No. 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 27 March 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 22 July 1917; discharged, 2 November 1917 (flat feet, rheumatism).
Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal