The AIF Project


Regimental number88
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionChurch of Christ
Address2 Kinkora Road, Hawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinJessie Chugg, 2 Kinkora Road, Hawthorn, Victoria
Previous military service25th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date2 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Field Ambulance, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A27 Southern on 23 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Australian General Hospital
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 1 October 1917

Meritorious Service Medal

Recommendation date: 1 March 1918

Mention in Despatches

Recommendation date: 19 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 26 November 1918
Date of death15 June 1975
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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