Sydney Christian

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Sydney Earnest Christian
Born 17 April 1868 (1868-04-17)
Died 17 May 1931 (1931-05-18) (aged 63)
Allegiance Australia Commonwealth of Australia
Service/branch Australian Army
Years of service 1891 – 1918
Rank Brigadier General

Second Boer War
World War I

Awards Companion of the Order of St Michael and St George
Mentioned in Despatches (2)
Légion d'Honneur (France)

Sydney Earnest Christian CMG (17 April 1868 – 17 May 1931) was an Australian Army colonel and temporary Brigadier General in World War I. He retired in 1918 with the rank of honorary brigadier general.

See also[edit]


  • Sydney Christian, Biography at General Officers of the First AIF,