Commissioned 12th May 1915 to 14th Battalion Sherwood Foresters.
Transferred to Machine Gun Corps in March 1916 - 113 Machine Gun Company, 38th (Welsh) Division.
Promoted to Lieutenant on 14th November 1916 and Captain & Adjutant on 18th February 1918.
Awarded Military Cross in January 1918 and Mentioned in Despatches.
As a Machine Gunner with 38th Division he saw service on The Somme, Ypres Salient, Armentieres-Fleurbaix, Beaumont Hamel and Mons.
Organised the formation of 38th Machine Gun Battalion and posted as Adjutant.
Became Demobilising Officer of the Battalion November 1918-May 1919
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BRITISH WAR MEDAL 1914-18 (SILVER)
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