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

  • Roll of Honour:

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

    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
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

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

    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945

Timeline

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