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Sir William John Victor Windeyer

 

Sir William John Victor Windeyer

 

Justice of the High Court of Australia
In office 8 September 1958– 29 February 1972
Nominated by Robert Menzies
Preceded by Sir Dudley Williams
Succeeded by Sir Ninian Stephen
Personal details
Born 28 July 1900 Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died 23 November 1987
Military service
Allegiance Australia
Service/branch Australian Army
Years of service 1918 – 195?
Rank Major General
Commands 2nd Division 20th Brigade 2/48th Battalion
Battles/wars

World War II

  • North African campaign
  • Siege of Tobruk
  • South West Pacific theatre
  • New Guinea Campaign
  • Borneo Campaign
Awards Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire Companion of the Order of the Bath Distinguished Service Order & Bar Mention in Despatches

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Immigration Info

Australian History

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