Service Number: 12367
Enlisted: Not yet discovered
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 10th Field Ambulance
Born: St. Kilda, Vic., 1888
Home Town: St Kilda East, Port Phillip, Victoria
Schooling: Christian Brothers' College, East St. Kilda
Occupation: Contractor
Died: 2 September 1964, cause of death not yet discovered, place of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Brighton General Cemetery, Victoria
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World War 1 Service

6 Jun 1916: Involvement Sergeant, SN 12367, 10th Field Ambulance
6 Jun 1916: Embarked Sergeant, SN 12367, 10th Field Ambulance, HMAT Wandilla, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Sharyn Roberts

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty under heavy fire in clearing casualties from regimental aid post. With great skill and coolness he kept a continuous system of stretcher bearers going. He also went out under heavy shell fire, personally bringing in the wounded and showing great resource in arranging for the removal of the wounded from a congested aid post, placing them on trolleys drawn by a mule, and returning with them to the advanced dressing station.''
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

Bar to Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty when in charge of stretcher bearers at a forward relay post. When a number of men were wounded at the post he went out under heavy fire and assisted in carrying them in. It was largely owing to his personal example that stretcher bearers kept working for such long periods over muddy and shell torn country without rest or sleep.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 110
Date: 25 July 1918