Track and field star who won a bronze medal in the 4x400 yards relay at the 1938 British Empire Games in Sydney.
He attended Timaru Boys' High School and was a member of the Royal Navy during WWII.
In addition to the relay, he placed fifth in the 440 yard hurdles at the 1938 British Empire Games.
He was born in New Zealand, where he lived his entire life.
His success helped pave the way for New Zealand track and field athletes like John Walker .