- Second World War (1939-1945)
- 54th Australian Infantry Battalion, Australian Army
- Awarded on:
- June 3rd, 1918
"For meritorious service and devotion to duty. This officer served as Brigade Intelligence Officer during the Winter Campaign and the Somme (1917) and since his return to this unit took part in the Battle of Polygon Wood, east of Ypres, September and October 1917. He was also with his Company at Brodseinde, October 1917, and also before Wytschaete.
He assisted in laying the tapes for the assembly of the Brigade on the eve of Polygon and was Officer in charge of the wiring of our line at Brocdseinde.
His fearlessness, gallantry and devotion to duty at all times is marked and his example as a good effect on all who come in contact with him."