Corpus Christi College.
A sprinter, at the Stockholm Olympic Games he was eliminated in the first round of the 100 metres and did not finish in the semi-final of the 200 metres. The United States was later disqualified for a fault in passing the baton – the same mistake was made in the final by the world record holder and main favourite German team He ran his last competition in 1914 and left to South Africa.
After the start of World War I he was commissioned into the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders.
He died as a captain at age 26, from wounds sustained during the Second Battle of the Somme. He was buried in Senlis French National Cemetery.