Temporary Brigadier Edward Creer Norrie

Ranks Held Captain, Lieutenant Colonel, Major, Temporary Lieutenant Colonel, Temporary Brigadier
Birth Date 28 September 1886
Final Rank Temporary Brigadier
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1918-01-01
Published in London Gazette in 1917-06-01
Published in London Gazette in 1917-12-28
Published in London Gazette in 1935-06-03
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-04-18
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-04-18
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-10-04

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    25th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    01 June 1917 on page 5422 at position 26
    Commonwealth Gazette
    04 October 1917 on page 2624 at position 38
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    25th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    01 January 1918 on page 28 at position 46
    Commonwealth Gazette
    18 April 1918 on page 846 at position 82
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    25th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    28 December 1917 on page 13566 at position 88
    Commonwealth Gazette
    18 April 1918 on page 843 at position 166
  • Honours and Awards:

    Rank
    Temporary Brigadier
    London Gazette
    03 June 1935 on page 3595 at position 1
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    19th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    25th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    25th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    25th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    25th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    25th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel

Timeline

Date of birth 28 September 1886
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 18 August 1914 Appointed as a captain in the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (AN&MEF).
Other 04 March 1915 Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (AN&MEF) appointment terminated.
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 07 May 1915 Appointed to the AIF as a captain with the 19th Battalion.
Date promoted 01 June 1915 Appointed to major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 18 September 1916
Date promoted 29 November 1916 Appointed to lieutenant colonel.
Other units 29 November 1916 Appointed to command the 25th Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 05 February 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 08 September 1917
Other 24 September 1917 Brevet Major in the AMF for specially meritorious work rendered on active service.
Date of recommendation honour or award 26 September 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 28 September 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 30 September 1917
Other units 25 April 1918 Commanding Officer of the 5th Training Battalion.
Date returned to Australia 09 December 1918
Other 08 April 1919 AIF appointment terminated.