VX55528 Robert James Moody Gordon

Date of birth1902-12-18 Footscray VIC 
Date and unit at enlinstment (ORs)  1922-03-01   
Date commissioned  1922-03-01   
Interwar Service 1  1922-03-01  lieutenant 32nd battalion 
Interwar Service 2  1922-07-01  5th battalion 
Interwar Service 3  1922-10-07  32nd battalion 
Interwar Service 4  1924-07-01 - 1925-06-30  H/captain officer commanding SCdt Company 
Interwar Service 5  1925-11-20  captain 
Interwar Service 6  1933-07-12  major 
Interwar Service 7  1938-05-09  course assessed fit for command 
Interwar Service 8  1939-06-11  commanding officer (admin) 32nd battalion 
Appointment  1939-06-11 - 1941-10-03  Battalion: 32nd; Rank on appointment: major; Appointed from: major 32nd battalion ; Reason for end of appointment: new command -combat unit: commanding officer 8th Armoured Regiment 
Interwar Service 9  1939-08-07  lieutenant colonel commanding officer 32nd battalion 
Career summary 2  1941-08-06  attached assistant adjutant and quarter master general Headquarters 4thDivision 
Career summary 3  1941-12-11  commanding officer 8th armoured regiment 
Career summary 4  1942-04-23  commanding officer 20th Motor regiment 
Career summary 5  1942-06-19  course AFV School senior officers 6 
Career summary 6  1942-08-23  commanding officer 1st Aust Army Tank battalion 
Career summary 7  1943-03-05  commanding officer 13th Garr battalion 
Career summary 8  1943-03-31  commanding officer 101st Motor regiment 
Career summary 9  1944-02-27 - 1944-04-09  course Land Headquarters Tactical School (senior O 
Career summary 10  1944-09-26  officer commanding Leave and/or Troop trains Adelaide-Perth 
Career summary 11  1945-04-17  officer commanding Leave and/or Troop tarins Vic Lines of Communication Area 
Career summary 12  1945-09-21  officer commanding Troop Trains Headquarters Vic Lines of Communication Area 
Career summary 13  1945-10-29  relinquish officer commanding Troop Trains... 
Career summary 14  1945-11-01  Reserve of Officers 
Career summary 1    commanding officer 32nd battalion  

Cadet Service: 9 years, 5 as Cdt 2lieutenant 32nd battalion ; Militia Number: V55801; Occupation: Clerk of Records. CO 2/8 Armd Regt.