Lieutenant Colonel John Farrell, DSO

Date of birth1883-03-20 United Kingdom: Scotland 
Date and unit at appointment (Officers)  1916-04-01  Appointed second in command of the 42nd Battalion with the rank of captain. 
Date promoted  1916-05-01  Appointed major. 
Other  1918 - 1919  Commanding Officer of the 43rd Battalion. 
Date promoted  1918-02-16  Appointed lieutenant colonel. 
Date returned to Australia  1919-07-04   
Date of death1955-12-09