Australian Corps

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Australian Corps
Years active: November 1917–
Country: Australia
Service: Australian Army
Branch: Australian Imperial Force
Type: Formation
Specific type: Corps (tactical)
Full size:
Created: November 1917. Formed in France from I ANZAC Corps and Australian divisions of II ANZAC Corps
Alternate names:
Disbanded:
For more information on what infobox fields mean, see documentation at military unit, command structure and theatre of war.
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Parent unit: Fourth Army, UK
Parent level: Army
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: Corps Troops, Australian Corps
Subordinate level: Brigade
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 1st Australian Division
Subordinate level: Division
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 2nd Australian Division
Subordinate level: Division
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 3rd Australian Division
Subordinate level: Division
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 4th Australian Division
Subordinate level: Division
Start date:
End date:
Command structure
Relationship type: Tactical
Subordinate unit: 5th Australian Division
Subordinate level: Division
Start date:
End date:
Theatre of war
Theatre name: France, Belgium and Germany
Date entered: November 1917
Date left:


Personal narratives[edit]

William Birdwood[edit]

Australian War Memorial: 3DRL/3376 is a large collection of personal and official papers of William Riddell Birdwood, later Lord Birdwood, who was commander of:

The collection includes letters, diaries and official despatches. It covers all of Birdwood's career in the First World War but is particularly strong on the Gallipoli campaign.

General John Monash[edit]

Commander of:

Related media[edit]

Official Sources[edit]

Unit war diaries[edit]

  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 1/35, General Staff, (January 1918–March 1919) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 1/37, Administrative Staff, (April 1918–April 1919) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 2/3, Assistant Director Ordnance Services, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 3/2, Assistant Provost Marshall, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 4/1, Claims Officer, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 5/2, Paymaster, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 7/1, Chemical Adviser, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 13/7, Brigadier General, Heavy Artillery, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 14/4, Chief Engineer, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 14/6, Commander Engineers, Corps Troops, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 17/1, Deputy Assistant Director Postal Services, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 18/1, Baths and Laundries, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 19/1, Salvage Officer, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 21/1, Water Supply Officer, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 21/2, Stores Officer, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 22/1, Assistant Director Signals, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 22/3, Assistant Director Signals, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 25/4, Senior Mechanical Transport Officer, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 26/17, Deputy Director of Medical Services, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)
  • Australian War Memorial: AWM4 Subclass 27/3, Assistant Director of Veterinary Services, (–) (images free for non-commercial use)

Unit histories[edit]

Other official documents[edit]

Other sources[edit]

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