First Australian Imperial Force

Main expeditionary force formed in 1914 following Britain's declaration of war on Germany. Originally comprising one infantry division and one light horse brigade it was enlarged several times, serving in Gallipoli, the Western Front, the Sinai and Palestine.

Milestone
Opened
15 Aug 1914
Closed
1919 - 1921
Name
Alternate
AIF
Position
17 Aug 1914 - 03 Feb 1919
22 Aug 1914 - 25 Apr 1915
17 Sep 1914 - 1919
30 Oct 1914 - 1919
04 Dec 1914 - 04 Feb 1920
05 Feb 1915 - 25 Jul 1919
01 Mar 1915 - 1916
10 May 1915 - 31 Oct 1919
19 May 1915 - 05 Sep 1919
09 Jun 1915 - 18 Jul 1919
09 Jun 1915 - 24 Nov 1918
05 Jul 1915 - 1919
26 Jul 1915 - 12 Jul 1916
02 Aug 1915 - 20 Oct 1919
10 Aug 1915 - 1919
16 Sep 1915 - 26 Aug 1916
05 Dec 1915 - 20 Jun 1919
13 Dec 1915 - 21 Nov 1918
14 Dec 1915 - 18 Mar 1918
23 Dec 1915 - 1919
28 Dec 1915 - 16 Nov 1919
05 Jan 1916 - 25 Sep 1919
19 Jan 1916 - 1919
16 Feb 1916 - 1919
13 Mar 1916 - 31 Oct 1918
13 Mar 1916 - 05 May 1917
18 May 1916 - 14 Sep 1921
28 May 1916 - 10 Dec 1918
02 Jun 1916 - 10 Aug 1919
04 Jul 1916 - 19 Dec 1916
17 Apr 1917 - 25 Nov 1920
28 May 1917 - 1919
16 Nov 1917 - 23 Jul 1919
21 Feb 1918 - 1919
15 Jul 1918 - 12 Dec 1918
Type