|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Narrandera New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||14 West Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||33|
|Next of kin||Sister, Miss R Flood, 14 West Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||17th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/34/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||Commissioned|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||17th Battalion|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Displayed conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty guiding a raiding paty over No Man's Land.
Work at Mont St. Quentin on 31 August 1918.
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'On the 31st August 1918, he led his platoon in the attack on Mont St. Quentin near Peronne, in a very gallant manner. Finding himself confronted with a strongly manned machine gun position, regardless of personal safety, he raced ahead of his men, jumped into the trench, and killed two of the enemy. His daring action resulted in the capture of two machine guns and twenty two prisoners.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
|Other details||Medals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal|