VX102614 Rupert Percy Whalley, VD

Date of birth1894-02-16 Melbourne VIC 
Date and unit at enlinstment (ORs)  1911-01-31   
Pre WW1 Service 1  1911-01-31 - 1914-02-04  PTE-SGT 46th battalion 
Date commissioned  1914-04-01   
Interwar Service 1  1914-04-01  2lieutenant 46th battalion (CMF) 
Interwar Service 2  1915-07-01  lieutenant 
WW1 Service 1  1916-04-12  EN: AIF private 6094 7th battalion 
WW1 Service 2  1916-04-29  A/SGT 
WW1 Service 3  1916-10-11  arrived United Kingdom 
WW1 Service 4  1916-10-22  arrived France 
WW1 Service 5  1916-10-23  private 
WW1 Service 6  1917-02-12  L/CPlatoon 
WW1 Service 7  1917-10-31  2lieutenant 
WW1 Service 8  1918-05-15  lieutenant 
WW1 Service 9  1918-08-09  wounded in action 
WW1 Service 10  1919-12-15  Returned to Australia 
WW1 Service 11  1920-02-06  demobilised 
Interwar Service 4  1920-12-01  captain 46th battalion 
Interwar Service 5  1923-09-01  major 
Interwar Service 6  1926-03-31  commanding officer 46th battalion 
Interwar Service 7  1926-07-01  lieutenant colonel 
Interwar Service 8  1926-09-30  relinquished command 46th battalion 
Interwar Service 9  1926-10-01 - 1940-08-09  Reserve of Officers 
Appointment  1940-08-09 - 1942-08-11  Battalion: 59th; Rank on appointment: lieutenant colonel; Appointed from: Reserve of Officers ; Reason for end of appointment: new command -infantry battalion /BA 
Career summary 2  1941-08-09  commanding officer 59th battalion 
Career summary 3  1941-10-31  full time duty 
Career summary 4  1941-11-30 - 1941-12-17  course company commande 
Career summary 5  1942-07-25  enlisted 2AIF 
Career summary 6  1942-08-11  commanding officer 58/59th battalion 
Appointment  1942-08-11 - 1943-01-28  Battalion: 58/59th; Rank on appointment: lieutenant colonel; Appointed from: commanding officer 59th battalion ; Reason for end of appointment: age 
Career summary 7  1943-01-28  relinquished command 58/59th battalion 
Career summary 8  1943-02-19  TFD 1 Australian Movt Control group 
Career summary 9  1943-02-19  officer commanding Brisbane-Sydney Leave and/or Troop Trains 
Career summary 10  1943-10-04  TFD Headquarters NSW Lines of Communication Area 
Career summary 11  1944-04-15  Not approved by Military Secretary for seconded to AIF 
Career summary 12  1944-09-26  officer commanding Leave and/or Troop Trains Sydney-Melbourne 
Career summary 13  1945-09-21  officer commanding Troop Trains Headquarters Vic Lines of Communication Area 
Career summary 14  1946-08-08  relinquish officer commanding Troop Trains... 
Career summary 15  1946-08-30  Reserve of Officers 
Career summary 16    ** NO ACTIVE SERVICE ** 
Interwar Service 3    ---[WWI SERVICE]- 
Career summary 1    Reserve of Officers  
Date of death1969-05-19  

Background: caprpenter & joiner in 1916; Militia Number: V45283; Occupation: Tobacco Grower