Major General George James Rankin

Service number V20399
Ranks Held Lieutenant, Major
Birth Date 01 May 1887
Death Date 28 December 1957
Final Rank Major General
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1919-10-04
Published in London Gazette in 1918-04-11
Published in London Gazette in 1920-06-11
Published in London Gazette in 1918-10-07
Published in London Gazette in 1919-03-08
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-06-17
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-08-30
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-02-12
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1920-09-02
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1920-01-29

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    11 June 1920 on page 6452 at position 16
    Commonwealth Gazette
    02 September 1920 on page 1145 at position 6
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    07 October 1918 on page 11816 at position 3
    Commonwealth Gazette
    12 February 1919 on page 261 at position 1
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    04 October 1919 on page 12219 at position 1
    Commonwealth Gazette
    17 June 1919 on page 1010 at position 8
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    11 April 1918 on page 4411 at position 4
    Commonwealth Gazette
    30 August 1918 on page 1781 at position 37
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major

Timeline

Date of birth 01 May 1887
Date of embarkation 19 October 1914
Date of recommendation honour or award 30 January 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 05 July 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 05 October 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 15 January 1918
Date of recommendation honour or award 15 April 1918
Date of recommendation honour or award 10 October 1918
Other 1919-04-27 - 1919-07-01 Commanding Officer of the 4th Light Horse Regiment.
Date returned to Australia 15 June 1919
date of death 1957
Date of death 28 December 1957