Biography

Birth date: 03 September 1867
Death date: 14 January 1931
Final rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Unit: 22nd Australian Infantry Battalion

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: Major
  • Date of embarkation: 29 June 1915
  • Place of embarkation: Brisbane

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Belgian Officer of the Order of Leopold

  • Unit: 22nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards (Recommendation) : Belgian Officer of the Order of Leopold

  • Unit: 22nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Belgian Officer of the Order of Leopold

  • Unit: 22nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Honours and Awards : Belgian Croix de Guerre

  • Unit: 22nd Australian Infantry Battalion
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Timeline

Date of birth 1867-09-03
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1915-06-23 Appointed major in the 26th Battalion.
Other 1915-06-26 Appointed Commanding Officer of C Company, 26th Battalion.
Date of embarkation 1915-06-29
Other units 1916-05 Appointed Commanding Officer of the Cyclists Battalion, 1st ANZAC Corps.
Other units 1916-07 Appointed Commanding Officer of the 2nd ANZAC Entrenching Battalion.
Other units 1916-08-13 Rejoined 26th Battalion.
Other 1916-11-17 Evacuated to 3rd London General Hospital.
Date promoted 1917-02 Appointed lieutenant colonel.
Other units 1917-02 Commanding Officer of the 22nd Battalion.
Other units 1917-06 Commanding Officer of the 6th training Battalion, England.
Date of recommendation honour or award 1917-06-01
Date of death 1931-01-14