Biography

Birth date: 15 September 1888
Final rank: Major
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Unit: 48th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
  • Date of embarkation: 01 November 1915
  • Place of embarkation: Fremantle

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 48th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 48th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 48th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Photograph

P05772.004

Informal group portrait of 17 officers of the 48th Battalion. Identified, left to right, back row: Lieutenant (Lt) Dudley Grinlinton [alias Dudley Grinlington], later died of wounds on 17 October 1917; Lt George Freeman Evans, later Captain and killed in action on 14 August 1916; Lt F W Roberts; Lt...

P05772.004

P10806.001

Panorama group portrait of Officers attending the Sixth Course Senior Officers' School. Identified Australian servicemen: back row first on the left: Major Theodore Frederick Ulrich DSO, 6th Battalion, a clerk from Brunswick Victoria embarked from Melbourne on 19 October 1914 on the HMAT Hororata...

P10806.001

Private Record

Timeline

Date of birth 1888-09-15
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1915-08-11 Appointed second lieutenant on the 16th Battalion.
Date of embarkation 1915-11-01
Other units 1916-03-09 48th Battalion.
Date promoted 1916-04-01 Appointed lieutenant.
Date promoted 1916-08-19 Appointed captain.
Date promoted 1917-04-09 Appointed major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-09-20
Date of honour or award 1918-04-18 Mention in Despatches.
Date returned to Australia 1918-07-21