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Charles ROSENTHAL

Place of birthN/A New South Wales
OccupationArchitect
Address68 Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinMrs Rosenthal, c/o C H Smith Esq, Edward Street, Gordon, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service6th Field Artillery Brigade
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant-Colonel
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A22 Rangatira on 25 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor-General
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Artillery
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

DSO


Recommendation date: Refers Lone Pine, August 1915

Unspecified


Awarded Mention in Despatches, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29354, 5 November 1915; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 12, 27 January 1916.
Recommendation date: Refers Anzac

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).
Recommendation date: 10 October 1916

Order of St Maurice and St Lazarus


Recommendation date: 6 February 1917

Mention in Despatches


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

DSO


Recommendation date: 4 March 1918

Mention in Despatches


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

KCB


Recommendation date: 27 September 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).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Distinguished Service Order


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173
Date: 7 November 1918

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 185
Date: 27 November 1918

Legion D'Honneur : Croix D'Officer (France)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 191
Date: 12 December 1918

Croix de Guerre (France)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 119
Date: 17 October 1919

KCB


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

CB


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 12
Date: 27 January 1916

CMG


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

Other detailsMedals: Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath, Companion of the Order of St Michael & St George, Distinguished Service Order, Croix de Guerre (France and Belgium), Legion d'Honneur (4th Class Officer, France), 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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