Biography

Birth date: 08 May 1884
Death date: 29 June 1919
Final rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
  • Date of embarkation: 09 June 1915
  • Place of embarkation: Fremantle

Honours and Awards (Recommendation)

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Military Cross

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Service Order

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Montenegrin Order of Danilo, Fifth Class

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: 28th Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Timeline

Date of birth 1884-05-08
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1915-05-27 Appointed to the 28th Battalion with the rank of second lieutenant.
Date of embarkation 1915-06-29
Other 1915-11-13 - 1916-08-25 Adjutant.
Date promoted 1915-12-01 Appointed lieutenant.
Date promoted 1916-08-12 Appointed captain.
Date promoted 1916-08-25 Appointed temporary major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1916-09-17
Date promoted 1916-11-29 Appointed major.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917
Date promoted 1917-01-05 Appointed lieutenant colonel.
Other 1917-01-05 Commanding Officer of the 28th Battalion.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-09-28
Other 1918-05-10 AIF appointment terminated.
Date of death 1919-06-29