13 april 1918
He became a trainer of recruits , a musketry instructor and the organiser of a School for the 149th Infantry Brigade.
At the Battle of Passchendaele he was liaison officer and was mentioned in despatches.
The School in which he had resumed his post as Instructor was discontinued and he returned to the Line.
He was killed in action by a sniper's bullet while leading a platoon into action near Nieuwkerke (Neuve Eglise).