• VX14046 Kenneth Stanley Cusworth

    Date of birth1906-10-25 Ballarat, VIC 
    Interwar Service 1  1924-07-01  private 52nd battalion 
    Interwar Service 2  1924-11-01  CPlatoon 
    Interwar Service 3  1925-07-22  58th battalion SGT 
    Interwar Service 4  1926-01-26  lieutenant 
    Date commissioned  1926-01-26   
    Interwar Service 5  1928-01-13  Resigned Commission 
    Interwar Service 6  1931-04-13  Re-Enlisted 
    Date and unit at enlinstment (ORs)  1931-04-13   
    Interwar Service 7  1931-05-20  lieutenant 
    Interwar Service 8  1937-02-25  captain 
    Career summary 2  1939-12-01  major 58th battalion 
    Career summary 3  1940-05-06  enlisted AIF 
    Career summary 4  1940-05-06  seconded as major to 2/14th battalion 
    Career summary 5  1940-06-15  Married 
    Career summary 6  1940-11-25  arrived Middle East 
    Career summary 7  1942-03-24  Returned to Australia (4MD) 
    Career summary 9  1942-08-10 - 1942-09-19  course Regimental Commanders School Sc 
    Career summary 10  1942-08-11  temporary lieutenant colonel, commanding officer 29/46th battalion 
    Appointment  1942-08-11 - 1945-11-19  Battalion: 29/46th; Rank on appointment: major, temporary lieutenant colonel ; Appointed from: 2iC 2/14th battalion ; Reason for end of appointment: demobilised 
    Career summary 15  1942-09-01  lieutenant colonel 2 Mar 44 (bd 
    Career summary 11  1942-10-01  arrived Moresby 
    Career summary 12  1942-10-10  Returned to Australia (Townsville ) 
    Career summary 13  1943-01-17  attached Headquarters 4th Brigade 4 
    Career summary 14  1943-03-01  arrived Milne Bay 
    Career summary 16  1944-08-26  Returned to Australia (Brisbane) ex Madang 
    Career summary 17  1945-01-11  arrived New Britain 
    Career summary 18  1945-03-31  Mention in Despatches (Distinguished service in Papua New Guinea up to 31 Mar 44) 
    Career summary 19  1945-07-23 - 1945-08-11  attached 37/52nd batta 
    Career summary 20  1945-11-19  relinquished command 29/46th battalion 
    Career summary 21  1945-12-16  RTA(T'Ville) 
    Career summary 22  1946-01-08  Reserve of Officers 
    Career summary 23  1946-02-21  Mention in Despatches 
    Career summary 24  1946-11-14  ED 
    Career summary 8    [should be a trip to New Guinea here with battalion ] 
    Career summary 1    captain 58th battalion  
    WW2 Service 1    New Britain 
    WW2 Service 2    New Guinea 
    Date of death1989-08-04