Biography

Birth date: 28 September 1886
Final rank: Temporary Brigadier
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Units:
  • 19th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • 25th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Brevet Major

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 19th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Italian Chevalier of the Order of St Maurice and St Lazarus

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 19th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 25th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Timeline

Date of birth 1886-09-28
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1914-08-18 Appointed as a captain in the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (AN&MEF).
Other 1915-03-04 Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force (AN&MEF) appointment terminated.
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1915-05-07 Appointed to the AIF as a captain with the 19th Battalion.
Date promoted 1915-06-01 Appointed to major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1916-09-18
Date promoted 1916-11-29 Appointed to lieutenant colonel.
Other units 1916-11-29 Appointed to command the 25th Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-02-05
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-09-08
Other 1917-09-24 Brevet Major in the AMF for specially meritorious work rendered on active service.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-09-26
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-09-28
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-09-30
Other units 1918-04-25 Commanding Officer of the 5th Training Battalion.
Date returned to Australia 1918-12-09
Other 1919-04-08 AIF appointment terminated.