Major Montague Sharpe Brearley

Ranks Held Major, Second Lieutenant
Birth Date 1888-09-15
Final Rank Major
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 48th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1917-12-28
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-04-18



Date of birth 15 September 1888
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 11 August 1915 Appointed second lieutenant on the 16th Battalion.
Date of embarkation 01 November 1915
Other units 09 March 1916 48th Battalion.
Date promoted 01 April 1916 Appointed lieutenant.
Date promoted 19 August 1916 Appointed captain.
Date promoted 09 April 1917 Appointed major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 20 September 1917
Date of honour or award 18 April 1918 Mention in Despatches.
Date returned to Australia 21 July 1918