Colonel William Brazenor

Service number V4608
Ranks Held Captain, Colonel, Lieutenant Colonel, Major
Birth Date 07 April 1888
Birth Place Australia: Victoria, Ballarat
Death Date 22 September 1945
Death Place Australia: Victoria, Ballarat
Final Rank Colonel
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
Place Ballarat
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1918-01-01
Published in London Gazette in 1918-09-24
Published in London Gazette in 1917-12-28
Published in London Gazette in 1918-12-31
Published in London Gazette in 1917-01-04
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-06-29
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-02-12
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-04-18
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-04-18
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-05-23

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Timeline

Date of birth 07 April 1888 Ballarat, Victoria.
Date of enlistment 17 March 1915
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 29 March 1915 Appointed to the 23rd Battalion with the rank of captain.
Date of embarkation 10 May 1915
Date promoted 27 August 1915 Appointed major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 16 August 1916
Date promoted 02 September 1916 Appointed temporary lieutenant colonel.
Other 02 September 1916 Temporary Commanding Officer of the 23rd Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 14 September 1916
Date promoted 02 December 1916 Appointed lieutenant colonel.
Other 02 December 1916 Commanding Officer of the 23rd Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 19 September 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 30 September 1917
Other units 1917-10-15 - 1917-06-25 Attached to 6th Infantry Brigade Headquarters, temporary Commanding Officer of the 6th Infantry Brigade.
Other units 1917-11-22 - 1917-12-07 Attached to 6th Infantry Brigade Headquarters, temporary Commanding Officer of the 6th Infantry Brigade.
Other units 1918-02-16 - 1918-03-03 Attached to 6th Infantry Brigade Headquarters, temporary Commanding Officer of the 6th Infantry Brigade.
Date of recommendation honour or award 29 April 1918
Other units 1918-06-13 - 1918-06-20 Attached to 6th Infantry Brigade Headquarters, temporary Commanding Officer of the 6th Infantry Brigade.
Date of recommendation honour or award 08 July 1918
Date of recommendation honour or award 14 September 1918
Other units 27 November 1918 Temporary Commanding Officer of the 6th Infantry Brigade.
Other units 10 December 1918 Resumed command of the 23rd Battalion.
Date returned to Australia 21 March 1919
Other 15 July 1919 AIF appointment terminated.
Date of death 22 September 1945 Ballarat, Victoria.