Major Hugh John Connell

Ranks Held Captain, Lieutenant, Major, Temporary Major
Birth Date 1884-06-12
Death Date 1934-01-31
Final Rank Major
Service Australian Imperial Force
Units
  • 16th Australian Infantry Brigade
  • 35th Australian Infantry Battalion
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1919-01-01
Published in London Gazette in 1917-08-25
Published in London Gazette in 1918-07-26
Published in London Gazette in 1917-12-28
Published in London Gazette in 1918-12-31
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-04-18
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-12-20
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-05-23
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1919-05-23
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-11-27

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Temporary Major
    London Gazette
    26 July 1918 on page 8768 at position 2
    Commonwealth Gazette
    27 November 1918 on page 2265 at position 7
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
    London Gazette
    28 December 1917 on page 13565 at position 126
    Commonwealth Gazette
    18 April 1918 on page 843 at position 56
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    16th Australian Infantry Brigade
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    31 December 1918 on page 15228 at position 12
    Commonwealth Gazette
    23 May 1919 on page 879 at position 86
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
    London Gazette
    01 January 1919 on page 21 at position 10
    Commonwealth Gazette
    23 May 1919 on page 888 at position 18
  • First World War Embarkation Roll:

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

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    16th Australian Infantry Brigade
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
  • First World War Nominal Roll:

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Major
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    16th Australian Infantry Brigade
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lieutenant
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    35th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
    London Gazette
    25 August 1917 on page 8821 at position 8
    Commonwealth Gazette
    20 December 1917 on page 3380 at position 10

Timeline

Date of birth 12 June 1884
Date of enlistment 31 March 1916
Date of embarkation 01 May 1916
Date of recommendation honour or award 09 April 1918
Date of recommendation honour or award 14 May 1918
Date returned to Australia 11 May 1919
Date of death 31 January 1934