- Second World War (1939-1945)
- Chief Petty Officer
- H.M.S Achilles (70), Royal Navy
- Awarded on:
- February 23rd, 1940
"who, though early in the action several splinters struck the Gun Director Tower at once, killing three men and wounding two others inside the tower, maintained a good range plot throughout the engagement."
In recognition of the gallant and successful action with the " Admiral Graf Spee."