The AIF Project


Place of birthNewcastle, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address270 Punt Road, South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMrs A Maxted, 270 Punt Road, South Yarra, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentHON CAPT
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAIF Headquarters
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 10 March 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 12 March 1918

Distinguished Service Order

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

Family/military connectionsBrother: (613) Captain Chaplain Spencer Edward MAXTED, 14th Infantry Brigade, killed in action 17-19 July 1916.

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