Lieutenant Colonel Patrick Currie

Ranks Held Captain, Lieutenant Colonel, Major
Birth Date 02 August 1883
Death Date 06 January 1949
Final Rank Lieutenant Colonel
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1919-07-11
Published in London Gazette in 1916-09-26
Published in London Gazette in 1919-06-03
Published in London Gazette in 1917-01-04
Published in London Gazette in 1919-01-07
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1916-12-14
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-06-29
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-10-30
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-09-15
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-05-23

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    26th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    04 January 1917 on page 255 at position 120
    Commonwealth Gazette
    29 June 1917 on page 1393 at position 45
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    28th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    11 July 1919 on page 8831 at position 40
    Commonwealth Gazette
    30 October 1919 on page 1653 at position 19
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    28th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    07 January 1919 on page 312 at position 9
    Commonwealth Gazette
    23 May 1919 on page 892 at position 30
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    28th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    26th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    28th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    26 September 1916 on page 9421 at position 3
    Commonwealth Gazette
    14 December 1916 on page 3386 at position 3
  • First World War Embarkation Roll:

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

    Unit
    28th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    28th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
    London Gazette
    03 June 1919 on page 6793 at position 4
    Commonwealth Gazette
    15 September 1919 on page 1370 at position 8
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    Unattached List
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain

Timeline

Date of birth 02 August 1883
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 28 April 1915 Appointed to the 26th Battalion with the rank of captain.
Date of enlistment 28 April 1915
Date promoted 16 May 1915 Appointed major.
Date of embarkation 24 May 1915
Other units 16 February 1916 25th Battalion.
Other units 28 February 1916 26th Battalion.
Other 05 July 1916 Second in command, 26th Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 16 August 1916
Date promoted 23 March 1918 Appointed lieutenant colonel.
Other units 23 March 1918 Commanding Officer of the 28th Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 29 April 1918
Other 03 June 1918 Appointed brevet major in the AMF in recognition of specially meritorious work rendered on active service.
Date of recommendation honour or award 27 September 1918
Date of recommendation honour or award 26 January 1919
Date returned to Australia 22 September 1919
Other 10 January 1920 AIF appointment terminated.
Date of death 06 January 1949