Lieutenant Colonel George Hodges Knox

Service number V65899
Ranks Held Captain, Lieutenant Colonel
Birth Date 17 December 1885
Birth Place Australia: Victoria, Armadale
Death Date 11 July 1960
Final Rank Lieutenant Colonel
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
Place Armadale
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1918-01-01
Published in London Gazette in 1918-02-12
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-07-25
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-04-18

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Timeline

Date of birth 17 December 1885
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 29 March 1915 Appointed to the 23rd Battalion with the rank of captain.
Date of enlistment 29 March 1915
Date promoted 01 April 1915 Appointed major.
Date of embarkation 10 May 1915
Date promoted 27 August 1915 Appointed lieutenant colonel.
Other units 27 August 1915 Appointed Commanding Officer of the 23rd Battalion.
Other units 31 July 1916 Temporary Commanding Officer of A Group Tidworth.
Other units 25 October 1916 Appointed Commanding Officer of No 1 Command Depot.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 23 March 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 24 March 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 06 October 1917
Date of embarkation 15 April 1918
Date returned to Australia 02 May 1918
Other 26 June 1918 AIF appointment terminated.
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 04 August 1919 Re-enlisted as a lieutenant colonel for special services.
Other units 19 August 1919 Embarked on special services on board HMT Rio Nagro.
Other 18 February 1920 AIF appointment terminated.
Date of death 11 July 1960