|Place of birth||Lanarkshire, Scotland|
|Address||Subiaco, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||28|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Dulcie Amelia Wilson, 78 Coglan Road, Subiaco, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||28th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/45/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||51st Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Albany, 23 July 1917; disembarked Liverpool, England, 16 September 1917; marched in to 7th Training Bn, Rollestone, and reverted to Private, 17 September 1917. Appointed Acting Lance Corporal, 26 September 1917. Marched in to 6th Training Bn, Fovant, 8 November 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 4 March 1918; taken on strength, 51st Bn, in the field, 9 March 1918.
Wounded in action, 28 April 1918 (bullet wound, left knee), and admitted to 12th Australian Field Ambulance, and transferred same day to 20th Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to 7th Canadian General Hospital, 30 April 1918; to 35th General Hospital, Calais, 5 May 1918. Transferred to England, 6 May 1918, and admitted to 1st London General Hospital, Camberwell, 7 May 1918 (gun shot wound, left knee and hand); transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 17 May 1918; discharged to No 2 Command Depot, Hurdcott, 7 June 1918. Marched in to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 6 August 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 12 December 1918; disembarked Fremantle, 18 January 1919; discharged, Perth (medically unfit), 19 February 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal