SX8886 Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Mayo Conroy

Date of birth1906-07-31 Port Adelaide, SA 
Date commissioned  1924-12-04  Lieutenant, 43rd battalion. 
Date promoted  1928-02-24  Appointed captain. 
Other units  1930-07-01  43/48th Battalion. 
Date promoted  1936-12-17  Appointed major. 
Other units  1939-07-01  48th Battalion. 
Other units  1940-07-01  Seconded 2/43rd Battalion as major. 
Date and unit at appointment (Officers)  1940-07-17  Enlisted 2nd AIF. 
Other  1941-02-02  Arrived Middle East. 
Other  1941-05-20  Administering commanding officer 2/17th Battalion. 
Other units  1941-06-13 - 1942-02-27  Lieutenant colonel commanding officer 2/32nd Battalion. 
Other  1941-12-29 - 1942-02-12  Course - Middle East Tactical School (Senior Officer). 
Date of honour or award  1941-12-30  Mention in Despatches. 
Other units  1942-02-27  Seconded as commanding officer 9th Australian Infantry Training Brigade. 
Other  1943-01-10  Attached Headquarters AIF Middle East. 
Date returned to Australia  1943-02-27  Returned to Sydney. 
Other units  1943-03-02  Commanding officer 17th Garrison Battalion , group Commandant Internment Camp Tatura. 
Other units  1943-03-23 - 1944-07-27  Commanding officer 2/5th Battalion. 
Other  1943-03-28  Arrived New Guinea. 
Date returned to Australia  1943-09-23  Returned to Cairns. 
Other units  1943-12-06  Attached 6th Division Beach Group 1. 
Other units  1944-01-24 - 1944-02-11  Attached Headquarters 17th Brigade. 
Other units  1944-07-27  Seconded instructor Land Headquarters Tactical School. 
Other  1944-10-14  Reserve of Officers. 

Occupation: Chemical Salesman Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1943-03-23 - 1944-07-27 Commanding officer 2/5 Battalion, 6 Division, 17 Brigade, AIF.