Major General Sir William Throsby Bridges

Australian Imperial Force

Died: Tuesday 18 May 1915 (aged 54)

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Record:
BRIDGES, Sir WILLIAM THROSBY
Additional information:
Memorial at Mt. Pleasant Lookout, Duntroon Military College.
Cemetery:
DUNTROON MILITARY COLLEGE GROUNDS
Cemetery/memorial reference:
(GRM/2*).
Country:
Australian

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Record identifier:
People (P11013172)
Name recorded:
Major General Bridges, Sir William Throsby
Unit:
1 Division Headquarters, Australian Division, SPECIAL SERVICE OFFICERS, Staff, Army Corps Headquarters, Australian Imperial Force, 1st Australian Division
Date of birth:
18 February 1861
Other:
8 December 1877
Other:
8 December 1879
Other:
8 December 1886
Date promoted:
8 December 1890
Date returned to Australia:
8 December 1893
Other:
8 December 1899
Date returned to Australia:
1 July 1900
Date promoted:
1 July 1902
Date promoted:
8 December 2021
Date promoted:
8 December 2021
Date promoted:
1 October 1906
Date promoted:
1 January 1909
Other:
25 April 1909
Date of honour or award:
25 June 1909
Date returned to Australia:
8 December 2021
Date promoted:
1 May 1914
Date promoted:
1 August 1914
Date of enlistment:
15 August 1914
Date of embarkation:
21 October 1914
Other:
30 November 1914
Date of recommendation honour or award:
8 December 2021
Other:
25 April 1915
Date wounded:
15 May 1915
Date of honour or award:
17 May 1915
Date of death:
18 May 1915
Date of recommendation honour or award:
21 May 1915
Date of honour or award:
5 August 1915
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Name:
Captain Bridges
Context:
other
Date:
19 May 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 12 Field Ambulance. (page 175)
Name:
Captain Bridges
Context:
other
Date:
22 May 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 12 Field Ambulance. (page 177)