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Edwin TIVEY

Date of birth19 September 1866
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockbroker
Address'Hyde', Huntingtower Road, Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Next of kinWife, Mrs A V Tivey, 'Hyde', Huntingtower Road, Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentColonel
Unit name8th Infantry Brigade, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMAJ GEN
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
Promotions

COL (Temporary BGEN)


Unit: 8th Infantry Brigade
Promotion date: 22 July 1915


Promotion date: 3 February 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Second Supplement No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Medals

CB


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

CMG


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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