Born Tunbridge [ Tonbridge or Tunbridge Wells?], Kent.
Volunteered from the West Kent Militia, and enlisted at Maidstone on the 20th of February 1855.
Spent bouts in hospital from March to August 1855.
Joined regiment at Dorchester from depot at Maidstone 2 August 1855.
Joined service troops aboard the "Earl of Aberdeen" 1st November 1855, landing 3 December 1855 at Scutari.
Discharged 15 December 1856.
Not on medal rolls.
Not recorded by Lummis and Wynn.