QX6007 (1/21001) Jack Lowell Amies

Date of birth1913-12-14 Sydney, NSW 
Date commissioned  1935-08-14   
Other  1935-08-14  Lieutenant Australian Field Artillery. 
Other  1939-10-13  Seconded lieutenant 6th Division Artillery. 
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs)  1939-10-28  Enlisted 2nd AIF. 
Other units  1939-11-07  10th Field Battery, 2/5th Field Regiment. 
Other units  1940-01-19  2/1st Anti Tank Regiment. 
Other  1940-02-24  Course - School of Artillery. 
Other  1940-06-17  Arrived Scotland. 
Other units  1940-06-27  2/31st Battalion. 
Date promoted  1940-06-28  Appointed captain. 
Other  1940-07-15  Course - Junior Leaders AIF School Tilshead. 
Other  1940-08-28 - 1940-09-04  Attached London PI. 
Other  1941-03-09  Arrived Middle East from United Kingdom. 
Date promoted  1941-07-19  Appointed major. 
Other  1941-08-30  Course - Middle East Combined Training Centre. 
Other  1941-12-20  Special Duty. 
Date returned to Australia  1942-03-10  Returned to Adelaide. 
Other units  1942-08-11 - 1944-09-14  Temporary lieutenant colonel, Commanding Officer 15th Battalion. 
Other  1943-01-12  Arrived Milne Bay. 
Date returned to Australia  1943-11-30   
Date of honour or award  1943-12-23  Officer of the Order of the British Empire. 
Other  1943-12-28  Arrived Moresby. 
Date promoted  1944-04-20  Appointed lieutenant colonel. 
Date of honour or award  1944-05-31  Mention in Despatches. 
Date returned to Australia  1944-06-04  Returned to Brisbane. 
Other  1944-09-22 - 1945-09-24  Instructor Land Headquarters Tactical School. 
Other  1945-10-30  Reserve of Officers. 
Other units  1948-04-01  Commanding officer 9th Battalion. 
Other  1951-10-18  Reserve of Officers. 
Other  1952-02-22  General service officer grade 1 Citizens Military Force Headquarters Northern Command. 
Other units  1954-04-18  Commanding Officer 7th Brigade. 
Other  1956-04-20 - 1959-04-20  Honourary Aide de Camp to the Governor General. 
Date of honour or award  1959-04-20  Commander of the Order of the British Empire. 
Date of death1996-11-07