Temporary Lieutenant Colonel William Taylor Owen

Service number VX45223
Birth Date 27 May 1905
Death Date 29 July 1942
Death Place New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua
Final Rank Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
Service Australian Army
Units
Place Papua
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1943-12-23
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1943-12-23
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1944-11-23

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945
  • Honours and Awards:

    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945
    Rank
    Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
    Commonwealth Gazette
    23 November 1944 on page 2607 at position 32
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945
  • Roll of Honour:

    Unit
    39th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945
    Rank
    Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    2/22nd Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945
    Rank
    Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    23 December 1943 on page 5577 at position 82
    Commonwealth Gazette
    23 December 1943 on page 2798 at position 34

Timeline

Date of birth 27 May 1905
Date of death 29 July 1942
Appointment Battalion: 39th