VX11 John Alfred Wilmoth, MID

Date of birth 1909-01-20  Oakleigh VIC 
Date and unit at enlinstment (ORs)  1927-07-01   
Interwar Service 1  1929-11-01  CMT (battalion unk?) 1 Jul 27-3 
Interwar Service 2  1930-04-30  MUR 
Interwar Service 3  1934-10-10  lieutenant 
Date commissioned  1934-10-10   
Career summary 2  1939-11-13  aide de camp to general officer commanding (Blamey?) 
Career summary 3  1940-02-29  TFD 2/5th battalion but remains seconded for staff duties (bd 13 Oct 39) 
Career summary 4  1940-04-04  captain 
Career summary 5  1940-04-06  TFD Headquarters 2 AIF 
Career summary 6  1940-06-20  arrived Middle East 
Career summary 7  1940-09-12  Headquarters 1st Australian Corps Guard battalion 
Career summary 9  1941-03-20  temporary major 
Career summary 11  1941-05  arrived Middle East ex Greece  
Career summary 8  1941-05-17  attached Headquarters 6th Division 2 Feb 
Career summary 12  1941-08-20 - 1941-10-10  attached Headquarters Base Ord D 
Career summary 14  1941-10-13  major 
Career summary 15  1942-03-16  Returned to Australia (4MD) 
Career summary 16  1942-04-14  temporary lieutenant colonel, commanding officer 7th battalion 
Appointment  1942-04-14 - 1943-11-01  Battalion: 7th; Rank on appointment: major, temporary lieutenant colonel ; Appointed from: Headquarters 1 Australian Corps Guard battalion (attd Headquarters 6th Div); Reason for end of appointment: new command -training unit: commandant OCtraining unit 
Career summary 17  1942-10-14  Mention in Despatches (Middle East Jul-Oct 41) 
Career summary 18  1942-12-05 - 1943-01-12  course senior officers anti tank 
Career summary 19  1943-11-01  commandant Officer Cadet Training Unit (Woodside) 
Career summary 20  1944-03-13  lieutenant colonel (bd 1 Sep 42) 
Career summary 21  1946-01-14  relinquished command Officer Cadet Training Unit 
Career summary 22  1946-02-20  Reserve of Officers 
Career summary 23  1947-10-16  ED 
Career summary 10  c 1941-04-02  arrived Greece 
Career summary 1    seconded lieutenant 
Interwar Service 5    officer commanding Horse Tpt 
Career summary 13    attached Headquarters 6thDivision10 Oct 
WW2 Service 2    Bardia-Benghazi 
Career summary 24    *** MAY NOT HAVE EVER Hassistant director OPERATIONAL COMMAND *** 

Occupation: Law Clerk (doing articles)