Embarked Dunedin, 21 August 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 25 October 1916, marched in to Sling Camp and posted to 1st Otago Company, 4th Reserve Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment.
Apppointed Temporary Cook, 1st Otago Company, 4th Reserve Bn, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, and entitled to extra pay.
Found guilty, 23 May 1917, of overstaying pass from 2320 hours, 20 May 1917, until 1200 hours, 21 May 1917; forfeited 2 days' pay and to forfeited 2 days' pay by Royal Warrant.
Admitted to No 3 NZ General Hospital, Codford, 8 October 1917 (scabies) and relinquished appointment of Cook; discharged to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 12 October 1917; marched out from NZ Command Depot, Codford, marched in to 4th Reserve Bn, Otago Infantry Regiment, Sling Camp, 15 November 1917; reappointed Cook on marching in 4th Reserve Bn.
Relieved of appointment of cook, 12 February 1918.
Marched in to Otago Infantry Regiment, Sling Camp, 30 May 1918.
Marched in to NZ Machine Gun Corps, Grantham, 5 June 1918.
Found guilty, 28 August 1918, of overstaying leave from midnight, 26 August 1918, until 1300 hours, 26 August 1918; awarded 14 days' confined to barracks and forfeited 1 day's pay by Royal Warrant.
Marched out from Grantham and proceeded overseas to France, 1 October 1918; marched in to NZ Machine Gun Corps Base Depot, Camiers, 3 October 1918.
Joined Bn and posted to C Company, 10 October 1918.
Detached to United Kingdom, March 1919.
Commenced return to New Zealand from Tilbury on board 'Pakeha', 12 April 1919; disembarked Wellington, 30 May 1919; discharged, 27 June 1919.
Total war service: 3 years 55 days (of which 2 years 284 days were abroad). AWMM