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

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

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

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