Biography

Birth date: 21 January 1885
Death date: 03 August 1944
Final rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Units:
  • 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 49th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: Lieutenant
  • Date of embarkation: 08 April 1915
  • Place of embarkation: Brisbane

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation)

  • Unit: 49th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 49th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 14th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Timeline

Date of birth 1885-01-21
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1915-03-20 Appointed second lieutenant on 9th Battalion.
Date of embarkation 1915-04-08
Date promoted 1915-11-03 Appointed lieutenant and temporary captain.
Date promoted 1916-07-31 Appointed major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1916-08-18
Date of recommendation honour or award 1918-03-09
Date promoted 1918-07-01 Appointed temporary lieutenant colonel.
Other units 1918-07-01 Temporary commander of 49th Battalion.
Date promoted 1918-11-20 Appointed lieutenant colonel.
Other units 1918-11-20 14th Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1919-01-20
Date of honour or award 1919-09-15 Distinguished Service Order.
Date of death 1944-08-03