NX127633 Kenneth Harry Ward

Date of birth1903-05-05 Balmain NSW 
Interwar Service 1  1924-10-10  lieutenant (C.F.) 
Date commissioned  1924-10-10   
Interwar Service 2  1927-01-24  captain 20th battalion 
Interwar Service 3  1929-07-01  20/54th battalion 
Interwar Service 4  1932-06-28  major 20/54th battalion 
Interwar Service 5  1933-09-25  course comptetant for PROM to lieutenant colonel 
Interwar Service 6  1937-07-01  lieutenant colonel commanding officer 20/54th battalion 
Interwar Service 7  1939-09-01  commanding officer 20/19th battalion 
Appointment  1939-09-01 - 1941-06-30  Battalion: 20/19th; Rank on appointment: lieutenant colonel; Appointed from: commanding officer 20/54th battalion ; Reason for end of appointment: new command -infantry battalion /BS 
Appointment  1941-06-30 - 1941-09-29  Battalion: 20th; Reason for end of appointment: new command -infantry battalion (battalion disbanded ?) 
Career summary 5  1941-09-29  TFD full time duty commanding officer 53rd battalion 
Appointment  1941-09-29 - 1942-08-27  Battalion: 53rd; Rank on appointment: commanding officer 20th battalion ; Appointed from: lieutenant colonel; Reason for end of appointment: killed in action: Efogi 
Career summary 6  1942-01-03  arrived New Guinea 
Career summary 7  1942-07-28  enlisted 2AIF 
killed in action  1942-08-27   
Career summary 8  1942-08-27  KInterim Army 
Career summary 1    commanding officer 20/19th battalion  
Career summary 2    full time duty 10-20 Apr 41 to supervise 2ndDivisioncourse of instruction 
Career summary 4    commanding officer 20th battalion  
Career summary 3    Annual Training 1940-41 (263 days) 

Background: Intermediate & leaving certificates; Cadet Service: 7 years 20th battalion ; Militia Number: N58643; Occupation: Public Servant (NSWPS)