Major Adam James Goldie Simpson

Ranks Held Lieutenant, Major
Birth Date 09 March 1888
Final Rank Major
Unit 56th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918

Rolls

Timeline

Date of birth 09 March 1888
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 28 August 1914 Appointed lieutenant in the 4th Battalion.
Date promoted 18 October 1914 Appointed captain.
Date of embarkation 20 October 1914
Other units 01 January 1915 Second in command A Company.
Other units 24 September 1915 Temporary Commanding Officer 4th Battalion.
Other units 16 February 1916 56th Battalion.
Date promoted 09 May 1916 Appointed major.
Other units 1916-07-24 - 1916-08-31 Temporary Commanding Officer 54th Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 03 February 1917
Date promoted 1917-10-02 - 1918-03-03 Appointed temporary lieutenant colonel.
Other units 1917-10-02 - 1918-03-03 Temporary Commanding Officer 56th Battalion.
Other 11 August 1919 AIF appointment terminated.