Book of Remembrance entry

Arts and Law : Captain, 2nd A.L.H. Regt., A.I.F., Gallipoli, Egypt and Palestine. Enlisting in September, 1914, and sailing in February, 1915, as second-lieutenant in charge of reinforcements 6th A.L.H. Regt., served from May to September in Gallipoli, at Lone Pine and Suvla Bay, whence invalided to England. Rejoining regt. in 1916, was appointed 2nd Brigade Transport Officer, Egypt, 22nd July, 1917, and then for a short period was with a Brigade of 29th Division (British) near Nablus and later Staff Captain, 2nd A.L.H. Brigade, until demobilisation. Service included Gaza, Beersheba, Richon, Jerusalem, Jordan Valley, three assaults at Amman and the Egyptian Rising. Promoted lieutenant, 25th September, 1915; captain, 29th December, 1917. Awarded Order of the Nile. Early education at Sydney Grammar School. Later at St. Paul's College.

Download entry ( PDF 25KB )


These dates have been taken from the Book of Remembrance archive files and other sources, we know it’s not complete. If you have any information or dates that we can add, please see our contribute page and find out how to help.

From the archives