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John Monash, Sir

Born:
3 Tammuz 5625 (27 June 1865)
Died:
27 Tishri 5692 (08 October 1931)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
MON6083
Other surname:
Monasch
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
3 Tammuz 5625 (27 June 1865)
Place of birth:
West Melbourne, Australia

Death

Date of death:
27 Tishri 5692 (08 October 1931)
Died in combat?:
No
Place of death:
Melbourne
Cause of death:
Heart Attack
Burial place:
Brighton General Cemetery, Melbourne

Places

Schools

Name:
Jerildene Public School
Name:
Scotch College, Melbourne
Name:
University of Melbourne

Other Organisations

Name:
Rotary Club, Melbourne
Significance:
Founding member
Name:
Zionist Federation of Australia and New Zealand
Significance:
President
Name:
Institution of Civil Engineers
Significance:
Member

Synagogues

Name:
St Kilda Synagogue, Melbourne
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Monash University - About

https://www.monash.edu/about/who/history/sir-john-monash

Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Monash

National ANZAC Centre - About

http://www.nationalanzaccentre.com.au/story/john-monash

Family

Spouse

Hannah Victoria Moss (female)
Other surname / Maiden name:
Monash
Place of marriage:
Melbourne
Country of marriage:
Australia

Children

Bertha Monash (female)

Siblings

Louise Monash (female)
Mathilde Monash (female)

Parents

Father: Louis Monash (male)
Mother: Bertha Manasse (female)

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Military Record

Military service:
Australian Army
Date enlisted/conscripted:
1884
Date discharged/death:
1919
Rank at discharge/death:
Colonel
Assignments
Regiment:
Australian Corps
Battalion/unit:
4th Brigade
Posting:
Gallipoli
Egypt
France
Belgium
Campaigns:
Gallipoli Campaign
Battle of Messines,
First Battle of Passchendaele
Battle of Broodseinde
Battle of Amiens
Battle of Hindenburg Line
Third battle of Ypres
Polygon Wood
Battle of Hamel
Medals:
Knight Grand Cross of the Order of St Michael and St George
Knight Commander of the Order of the Bath
Volunteer Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches
Grand Officer of the Legion of Honour (France)
Croix de Guerre (France)
Grand Officer of the Order of the Crown (Belgium)
Croix de Guerre (Belgium)
Distinguished Service Medal (United States)

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Director-General of ‘Repatriation and Demobilisation'
Type of employment:
State Electricity Commission of Victoria
Type of employment:
Engineer

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