Biography

Birth date: 12 August 1873
Death date: 25 December 1959
Final rank: Colonel
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Units:
  • 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Officer of the Order of the British Empire

  • Unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Officer of the Order of the British Empire

  • Unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Officer of the Order of the British Empire

  • Unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Officer of the Order of the British Empire

  • Unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Officer of the Order of the British Empire

  • Unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Officer of the Order of the British Empire

  • Unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Officer of the Order of the British Empire

  • Unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Officer of the Order of the British Empire

  • Unit: 32nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Timeline

Date of birth 1873-08-12
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1914-08-18 Appointed major on the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (AN&MEF).
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1915-08-05 Appointed to the 30th Battalion, AIF with the rank of major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1916-07-23
Date of honour or award 1916-07-26 Distinguished Service Order.
Date promoted 1916-07-28 Appointed lieutenant colonel.
Other units 1916-07-28 32nd Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1916-08-03
Date of recommendation honour or award 1916-11-13
Date of honour or award 1917-01-04 Mention in Despatches.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1919-01-30
Date of recommendation honour or award 1919-02-04
Other 1920-02-13 AIF appointment terminated.
Date of death 1959-12-25