Brigadier General Sydney Charles Edgar Herring, CMG, DSO, VD

Date of birth1881-10-08  
Date and unit at appointment (Officers)  1914-10-04  Appointed captain in the 13th Battalion. 
Date promoted  1915-02-01  Appointed major. 
Other  1915-06-27  Temporary Commanding Officer 13th Battalion. 
Other units  1915-08-28 - 1916-02-21  Commanding Officer 13th Battalion. 
Date of honour or award  1916-01-28  Mention in Despatches. 
Other units  1916-02-21 - 1916-03-12  Temporary Commanding Officer 45th Battalion. 
Date promoted  1916-03-12  Appointed temporary lieutenant colonel. 
Date promoted  1916-03-12  Appionted lieutenant colonel. 
Other units  1916-03-12 - 1917-10-07  Commanding Officer 45th Battalion. 
Date of honour or award  1917-01-01  Distinguished Service Order. 
Date of honour or award  1917-01-04  Mention in Despatches. 
Other units  1917-10-07 - 1917-11-07  Commanding Officer No 4 Group UK. 
Other units  1917-11-07 - 1918-05-11  Commanding Officer 3rd Training Battalion. 
Date of honour or award  1917-12-28  Mention in Despatches. 
Other units  1918-05-11 - 1918-06-13  Commanding Officer 45th Battalion. 
Other units  1918-06-13  Commanding Officer 13th Infantry Brigade. 
Date promoted  1918-06-30  Appointed colonel and temporary brigadier general. 
Date of honour or award  1919-01-07  French Croix de Guerre. 
Date of honour or award  1919-06-03  Companion of the Order of Saint Michael and Saint George. 
Date of honour or award  1919-07-11  Mention in Despatches. 
Other  1919-09-18  AIF appointment terminated. 
Date of death1951-05-27