Description: Medal index cards were created by the Army Medal Office towards the end of the First World War. They record the medals that men and women who served in the First World War were entitled to claim.
Description: Served in South Africa, India and Canada and during the Great War 1914 / 18 in the Balkan Theatre, Gallipoli, and Egypt 1915-16, taking a leading part in the evacuation of Gallipoli;
on Western Front 1916-17, C.R.E. Naval Division, 5th Australian Division and 47th (London) Division;
Chief Engineer VIII Corps, No. 1 Area;
C.R.E. Forth District 1919;
Director of Military and Public Works, Mesopotamia, 1920;
Chief Engineer, Scottish Command 1923.
Mentioned in despatches seven times;
letter of appreciation from Admiralty on relinquishing appointment of C.R.E. Naval Division.
Awarded C.M.G. 1915; D.S.O. 1917.