Folder 2 of 2 - Certificates of appointment relating to the First World War service of John George James Turner, 1916-1918

Place Oceania: Australia, Victoria, Melbourne
Accession Number AWM2020.22.322
Collection number PR04120
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type Folder
Item count 3
Object type Certificate
Physical description 3 Image/s captured
Maker Department Of The Navy
Place made Australia
Date made 1916-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copy provided for personal non-commercial use
Source credit to This item has been digitised with funding provided by Commonwealth Government.
Description

Collection relating to the Boxer Uprising service of Gunner (later Lieutenant Commander) John Denzil Etoile Turner, HMCS Protector, Australia and China, 1900-1901, and the First World War service of his son Sub-Lieutenant John George James Turner, Royal Australian Naval Brigade, Australia, 1916-1918.

Folder 2 of 2 - Consists of three certificates relating to Sub-Lieutenant Turner's appointments and promotions in the Royal Australian Naval Brigade. The folder includes Turner's appointment as a midshipman in the Citizen Naval Forces in January 1916, appointment to HMAS Encounter as a midshipman in the Royal Australian Naval Reserve in October 1916, and appointment as an acting sub-lieutenant in the Royal Australian Naval Brigade to HMAS Cerberus (as an additional for HMAS Garnet) in May 1918.