Born St Marks, Hull. Enlisted in Hull. Posted to France, on 27/01/1915. Served in the 2nd York & Lancaster Regiment. Killed in action, on 31/12/1915.
He is commemorated on the English Street Roll of Honour, (Hull Daily Mail 23 September 1916)
His Army Effects were left to his sister, Annie Marie Lee and Brother in Law, John William Train, at 7 Vine Court, English Street, Hull, (Pension Ledger address)