Major General Roy William Whiston-Walsh

Service number NX126731
Ranks Held Captain Medical Officer, Lieutenant Colonel, Major
Birth Date 16 February 1888
Birth Place Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Death Date 21 July 1962
Also known as Roy William Whiston Walsh
Final Rank Major General
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
  • 36th Australian Heavy Artillery Group
  • 15th Australian Field Ambulance
  • Australian Army Medical Corps
Place Sydney
Conflicts/Operations
  • First World War, 1914-1918
  • Second World War, 1939-1945
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1917-06-01
Published in London Gazette in 1917-06-04
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-10-04
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-10-04

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    15th Australian Field Ambulance
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    Australian Army Medical Corps
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    01 June 1917 on page 5424 at position 7
    Commonwealth Gazette
    04 October 1917 on page 2625 at position 95
  • First World War Nominal Roll:

    Unit
    15th Australian Field Ambulance
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant Colonel
  • First World War Embarkation Roll:

    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain Medical Officer
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    Australian Army Medical Corps
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    04 June 1917 on page 5475 at position 56
    Commonwealth Gazette
    04 October 1917 on page 2626 at position 71
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    36th Australian Heavy Artillery Group
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major

Timeline

Date of birth 16 February 1888
Date of enlistment 18 June 1915
Date of embarkation 17 July 1915
Date of recommendation honour or award 21 August 1918
Date returned to Australia 23 July 1919
Date of death 21 July 1962