Lieutenant Colonel Leslie Edward Tilney

Ranks Held Lieutenant Colonel, Major, Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
Birth Date 03 March 1870
Death Date 21 January 1937
Final Rank Lieutenant Colonel
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1915-11-05
Published in London Gazette in 1915-11-08
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1916-01-27
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1916-01-27

Rolls

  • First World War Embarkation Roll:

    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    16th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    08 November 1915 on page 11027 at position 5
    Commonwealth Gazette
    27 January 1916 on page 157 at position 50
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    16th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    16th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    16th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Temporary Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    05 November 1915 on page 11003 at position 5
    Commonwealth Gazette
    27 January 1916 on page 157 at position 3

Timeline

Date of birth 03 March 1870
Date promoted 01 October 1914 Appointed Major.
Other 01 October 1914 16 Battalion.
Date of embarkation 22 December 1914
Other 28 June 1915 13 Battalion.
Date promoted 1915-06-28 - 1915-08-26 Temporary Lieutenant Colonel.
Date promoted 20 February 1916 Appointed Lieutenant Colonel.
Other 20 February 1916 Commanding Officer 13 Battalion.
Other 30 November 1916 AIF appointment terminated.
Date of death 21 January 1937