Lieutenant General William Bridgeford

Service number 316, 3/6, VX38969
Ranks Held Captain, Lieutenant, Major, Lieutenant General, Brigadier, Major General, Temporary Brigadier, Temporary Major General
Birth Date 28 July 1894
Birth Place Australia: Victoria
Death Date 21 September 1971
Death Place Australia: Queensland, Brisbane
Final Rank Lieutenant General
Service Army
Units
  • 1 Corps
  • Gen list
  • 8th Infantry Brigade Headquarters Machine Gun Company And Light Trench Mortar Battery
  • NGF HQ
  • Australian Corps
  • 8th Australian Infantry Brigade
  • 29th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 8th Australian Machine Gun Company
  • British Commonwealth Forces Korea
  • 3 Australian Division
Places
Conflicts/Operations
  • First World War, 1914-1918
  • Korea, 1950-1953
  • Korea, 1950-1953
  • Period 1950-1959
  • Second World War, 1939-1945
Gazettes Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1953-03-05
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1947-03-06
Published in London Gazette in 1917-01-01
Published in London Gazette in 1945-07-19
Published in London Gazette in 1946-02-14
Published in London Gazette in 1941-12-30
Published in London Gazette in 1941-12-30
Published in London Gazette in 1945-03-08
Published in London Gazette in 1956-05-31
Published in London Gazette in 1947-03-06
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-06-29
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1945-03-15
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1945-07-19
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1946-02-21
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1956-06-21
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1944-11-23

Rolls

Timeline

Date of birth 28 July 1894
Date of enlistment 29 June 1915
Date of embarkation 10 November 1915
Date of recommendation honour or award 08 October 1916
Date of recommendation honour or award 12 October 1916
Date returned to Australia 02 March 1919
Date of death 21 September 1971

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