W9622 William Lauchlan Sanderson, OBE, MC

Date of birth1890-10-25 Omoru, NZ 
WW1 Service 1  1915-08-15  2lieutenant 1stDivisionArtillery 
Date commissioned  1915-08-15   
WW1 Service 2  1916-08-01  lieutenant 
WW1 Service 3  1918-01-10  captain 
Interwar Service 1  1920-01-01  captain Reserve of Officers 
WW1 Service 4  1920-03-13  demobilised 
Interwar Service 2  1924-06-01  103 (How) Bty, Australian Field Artillery 
Interwar Service 3  1925-07-01  officer commanding 
Interwar Service 4  1928-12-22  Reserve of Officers 
Interwar Service 5  1929-06-01  seconded staff officer 3 INT General Staff 5MD 
Interwar Service 6  1931-03-23  Reserve of Officers 
Career summary 1  1940-08-15  captain, temporary major administering commanding officer 16th battalion 
Appointment  1940-08-15 - 1942-12-01  Battalion: 16th; Rank on appointment: captain, temporary lieutenant colonel ; Appointed from: Reserve of Officers ; Reason for end of appointment: age 
Career summary 2  1941-02-28  temporary lieutenant colonel 
Career summary 3  1941-10-01  full time duty 
Career summary 4  1941-11-17 - 1941-12-26  course Commanding Officers School  
Career summary 5  1942-03-28 - 1942-06-06  course Special Tactical Cse School of Artillery (Puckapun 
Career summary 6  1942-12-01  relinquished command 16th battalion 
Career summary 7  1942-12-28  lieutenant colonel Reserve of Officers 
Career summary 8    course Also attended #26 Coursse for Commanding Officers and 2iCs at Duntroon NDG 
Career summary 9    *** NO ACTIVE SERVICE *** 

Occupation: Company Manager