Lieutenant Colonel John McLean Arnott

Birth Date 21 January 1869
Also known as Arnott, John Maclean, John Maclean Arnott, John McLean Arnott
Final Rank
Units
Commonwealth of Australia Gazette 7 November 1918 on page 2110 at position 20
London Gazette 3 June 1918 on page 6488 at position 1


Rolls

  • First World War Embarkation Roll

    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
    Place of Embarkation
    Sydney
    Embarkation Ship
    HMAT Ayrshire A33
    Date of Embarkation
    20 December 1914
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918

Honours & Awards

  • Honours and Awards:

    Award/Honour
    Mention in despatches
    Classification
    British/Australian gallantry awards
    Unit
    9th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Temporary Colonel
    London Gazette
    6 July 1917 on page 6772 at position 8
    Commonwealth Gazette
    11 October 1917 on page 2664 at position 2
  • Honours and Awards:

    Award/Honour
    Mention in despatches
    Classification
    British/Australian gallantry awards
    Unit
    9th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Temporary Colonel
    London Gazette
    14 June 1918 on page 7058 at position 1
    Commonwealth Gazette
    7 November 1918 on page 2113 at position 50
  • Honours and Awards:

    Award/Honour
    Mention in despatches
    Classification
    British/Australian gallantry awards
    Unit
    9th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Temporary Colonel
    London Gazette
    5 June 1919 on page 7190 at position 16
    Commonwealth Gazette
    6 October 1919 on page 1466 at position 26
  • Honours and Awards:

    Award/Honour
    Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
    Classification
    Order of St Michael and St George
    Unit
    9th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Temporary Colonel
    London Gazette
    3 June 1918 on page 6488 at position 1
    Commonwealth Gazette
    7 November 1918 on page 2110 at position 20
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Award/Honour
    Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
    Classification
    Order of St Michael and St George
    Unit
    9th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel

Timeline

Date of birth 21 January 1869
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 17 October 1914 Appointed to the 9th Light Horse Regiment.
Other units 1914-10-17 - 1915-08-08 Commanding Officer of the 7th Light Horse Regiment.
Date of embarkation 20 December 1914
Other units 1916-02-01 - 1916-02-13 Commanding Officer of the 12th Light Horse Regiment.
Date returned to Australia 20 May 1918

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