Who's Who - Australia

Sir John MonashThis page of the Who's Who section of the site lists biographical entries by country - in this case, Australia.  Aside from biographies of successful field commanders such as Sir John Monash and Sir Brudenell White there are entries for the Prime Minister who brought his nation into the war, Andrew Fisher and his successor William 'Billy' Hughes.

In addition to the biographies presented below, click here to view contemporary photographs within the Vintage Photographs section of the site.

Biographies Description
AustraliaCharles Bean Official War Historian
AustraliaSir William Bridges Commander, 1st Division
AustraliaArthur Cobby Fighter Pilot
AustraliaRoderic Dallas Fighter Pilot
AustraliaHarry Dalziel VC Holder
AustraliaAndrew Fisher Prime Minister
AustraliaPompey Elliott General
AustraliaJohn Simpson Kirkpatrick Private
AustraliaSir John Gellibrand Commander, 3rd Division
AustraliaSir William Glasgow Commander, 1st Division
AustraliaSir Talbot Hobbs General
AustraliaBilly Hughes Prime Minister
AustraliaGodfrey Irving Temporary Commander, 5th Division
AustraliaAlbert Jacka First AIF Winner of the VC
AustraliaJohn Jackson V.C. Holder
AustraliaElwyn King Fighter Pilot
AustraliaRobert Little Fighter Pilot
AustraliaSir John Monash Commander, Australian Forces
AustraliaSir Keith Murdoch Journalist
AustraliaSir Charles Rosenthal Commander, 2nd Division
AustraliaAlfred Shout VC Holder
AustraliaSir Brudenell White General

The German word "U-Boat" was derived from "Unterseeboot" (undersea boat).

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