Claude Cadman EASTERBROOK DSO, MBE, MC, MiD

EASTERBROOK, Claude Cadman

Service Numbers: 32, 356, VX117154
Enlisted: 24 November 1914, Holsworthy, New South Wales
Last Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Last Unit: Land Headquarters
Born: West Maitland, New South Wales, 25 May 1889
Home Town: Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Soldier
Died: Natural causes, Melbourne, Victoria, 8 May 1975, aged 85 years
Cemetery: Springvale Garden of Remembrance & Crematorium, Victoria
Memorials: Hamilton St. Peter's Church Honor Roll, Hamilton Superior Public School Roll of Honour, Newcastle Surf Club Life Saving Brigade Honor Roll
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World War 1 Service

24 Nov 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 32, Holsworthy, New South Wales
20 Dec 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Regimental Sergeant Major, SN 32, 7th Light Horse Regiment, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
20 Dec 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Regimental Sergeant Major, SN 32, 7th Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Ayrshire, Sydney
29 Jun 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 7th Light Horse Regiment
9 Sep 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 7th Light Horse Regiment
26 Mar 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Captain
5 Oct 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Major, 2nd Light Horse Brigade HQ
18 Oct 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Major, 2nd Light Horse Brigade HQ

World War 2 Service

1 Dec 1942: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lieutenant Colonel, SN 356
1 Dec 1942: Enlisted Major, SN VX117154, St Lucia, Queensland
1 Dec 1942: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lieutenant Colonel, SN 356

Non Warlike Service

5 Sep 1949: Discharged Australian Army (Post WW2), Lieutenant Colonel, SN 356, Land Headquarters

World War 2 Service

5 Sep 1949: Discharged Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Lieutenant Colonel, SN 356

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