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Thomas William GLASGOW, D.S.O.

Date of birth6 June 1876
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrazier
Address'Sanders', Dingo, Central Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Annie Isabel Glasgow, 'Sanders,' Dingo, Central Queensland
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board A15 Star Of England on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor-General
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

Major


Unit: LH2
Promotion date: 19/08/2014

Lieutenant Colonel


Unit: 13th INF Bde
Promotion date: 14 September 1915

Colonel


Unit: 13th INF Bde
Promotion date: 1 March 1916

BGEN


Unit: 13th INF Bde
Promotion date: 1 March 1916

MAJGEN


Unit: Staff Div1
Promotion date: 30/06/2018

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Commander of the Order of the Crown of Italy


Recommendation date: 6 February 1917

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 8 March 1917

Companion of the Order of the Bath


Recommendation date: 20 September 1917

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 9 March 1918

Brevet Colonel


Recommendation date: 10 May 1918

Legion D'Honour


Recommendation date: 3 October 1918

Croix de Guerre


Recommendation date: 3 November 1918

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Other detailsWar Service: Gallipoli, France, Western Front

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