Biography

Final rank: Major
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Units:
  • No. 1 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps
  • No. 6 Training Squadron, Australian Flying Corps

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: Major
  • Date of embarkation: 16 March 1916
  • Place of embarkation: Melbourne

Collection Items

Photograph

PB0751

Group portrait of 23 officers of No 1 Squadron Australian Flying Corps (1 AFC) waiting to embark on troopship A67 Orsova. Believed to be amongst this group, but most positions unknown are: Captain (Capt) William Hopton Anderson; Lieutenant (Lt) Andrew Delfosse Badgery; Capt David Valentine Jardine...

PB0751

Timeline

Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1916-01-10
Date of embarkation 1916-03-16
Other 1916-04-27 - 1916-06-01 Commanding Officer of 1 Squadron, AFC.
Other 1917-06-15 - 1918-03-01 Commanding Officer of 6 Training Squadron, AFC.
Date returned to Australia 1919-03-09