Biography

Birth date: 28 September 1910
Birth place: Australia: Queensland, Brisbane
Death date: 1982
Final rank: Major
Service number: QX6077 - Second World War, 1939-1945
Units:
  • 2/9th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 30th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 2/9th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 30th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection Items

Photograph

030385/17

Giarabub, Libya. March 1941. Officers' Mess, Headquarters, 18th Australian Infantry Brigade. Pictured, left to right: Captain W. N. Parry-Okeden, 2/9th Australian Infantry Battalion, Brigade Transport Officer; Captain I. D. Hayward, 2/10th Australian Infantry Battalion, Staff Captain, Brigade and...

030385/17

071793

LAKONA, NEW GUINEA, 1944-03-29. OFFICERS OF THE 30TH INFANTRY BATTALION, 8TH INFANTRY BRIGADE. LEFT TO RIGHT, BACK ROW: QX40919 LIEUTENANT (LT) W. P. WELLS; NX121848 LT E. A. BEATTIE; NX124564 LT D. J. FAIRALL; NX123685 LT C. S. PEEBLES; WX15750 LT J. T. OULD; NX121849 LT T. ST.G. BLACKLOCK;...

071793

071794

LAKONA, NEW GUINEA, 1944-03-29. OFFICERS OF THE 30TH INFANTRY BATTALION, 8TH INFANTRY BRIGADE. LEFT TO RIGHT, BACK ROW: QX40919 LIEUTENANT (LT) W. P. WELLS; NX121848 LT E. A. BEATTIE; NX124564 LT D. J. FAIRALL; NX123685 LT C. S. PEEBLES; WX15750 LT J. T. OULD; NX121849 LT T. ST.G. BLACKLOCK;...

071794

P01997.002

Probably Sydney, NSW. 1940-05. Group portrait of some of the officers on a troop transport ship prior to departure for the Middle East as part of the third convoy. Left to right: Captain (Capt) W.N. Parry-Okeden, Capt I.D. Hayward, Capt C.C.F. Bourne, Major W.E.F. Lubke, Lieutenant Colonel (Lt Col)...

P01997.002

P03217.001

Group portrait of officers of the 2/9th Battalion at Lobcombe Corner camp, near Salisbury. Identified from left to right, back row: Lieutenant (Lt) J D Hamilton, Lt W H Noyes, Lt A J Anderson, Lt L G C Evans, Lt W R E (Bull) Isaacs, Lt A Marshall, Lt R Taylor, Lt J F T Sparkes, Lt A M Benson, Lt E...

P03217.001

Private Record

Timeline

Date of birth 1910-09-28
Date of death 1982