Brigadier Joseph Edward Lee

Service number NP9852 (VP16100)
Ranks Held Captain, Lieutenant, Major
Birth Date 10 December 1893
Birth Place Australia: Victoria, Birchip
Final Rank Brigadier
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
  • 45th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 45th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 45th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 45th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 45th Australian Infantry Battalion
Place Birchip
Conflicts/Operations
  • First World War, 1914-1918
  • Second World War, 1939-1945
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1919-01-01
Published in London Gazette in 1916-01-14
Published in London Gazette in 1916-01-28
Published in London Gazette in 1918-12-31
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1916-04-06
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1916-04-06
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-05-23
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-05-23

Rolls

  • First World War Embarkation Roll:

    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    7th Australian Infantry Brigade
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • First World War Nominal Roll:

    Unit
    45th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    45th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    31 December 1918 on page 15225 at position 50
    Commonwealth Gazette
    23 May 1919 on page 878 at position 21
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    13th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
    London Gazette
    28 January 1916 on page 1209 at position 20
    Commonwealth Gazette
    06 April 1916 on page 862 at position 67
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    45th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    01 January 1919 on page 21 at position 16
    Commonwealth Gazette
    23 May 1919 on page 888 at position 19
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    Permanent Military Forces
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    45th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    13th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant
    London Gazette
    14 January 1916 on page 591 at position 6
    Commonwealth Gazette
    06 April 1916 on page 860 at position 27
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    Permanent Military Forces
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant

Timeline

Date of birth 10 December 1893
Date of enlistment 03 November 1914
Date of embarkation 22 December 1914
Date of recommendation honour or award 29 April 1918
Date of recommendation honour or award 20 September 1918
Date returned to Australia 09 March 1919