Embarked Wellington, 26 April 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 20 August 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France, 1 October 1917; posted to 11th Company, 3rd Bn, Wellington Infantry Regiment, in the field, 8 October 1917.
Detached to School of Instruction, 3 December 1917; rejoined Bn from School, 16 December 1917.
Admitted to No 2 NZ Field Ambulance, 6 February 1918 (ulcer, right hand); transferred to 3rd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 7 February 1918; to 18th General Hospital, 12 February 1918 (abscess, right hand: severe); transferred to England, and admitted to No 2 NZ General Hospital, Walton-on-Thames, 22 February 1918; transferred to NZ Convalescent Hospital, Hornchurch, 5 March 1918; discharged on furlough, 11 July 1918, to report to NZ Discharge Depot, Torquay, 26 July 1918.
Commenced return to New Zealand from Liverpool on board HMNZT 'Remuera', 7 September 1918; discharged (no longer physically fit for War Service on account of illness contracted on Active service), 29 May 1919.
Parents: James and Alice Jane APTED (both b. England) AWMM