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Commanders of The Salvation Army Australia Southern Territory

The following individuals have served as Commanders of TheSalvation Army Australia Southern Territory.

Originally, there was one territory for all of Australia, butt his was split in 1921 to create both an Australia Southern Territory, based in Melbourne, and an Australia Eastern Territory, based in Sydney. For further details, refer to the Administration page of our website.

 

1. Commissioner T. Henry Howard
1st first Australasian Territorial Commander
1886-1889
2. Commissioner Thomas Coombs
2nd Australasian Territorial Commander
1889-1896
3. Commandant Herbert Booth
3rd Australasian Territorial Commander
1896-1901
4. Commissioner Thomas McKie
4th Australasian Territorial Commander
1901-1909
5. Commissioner James Hay
5th Australasian Territorial Commander
1909-1921
6. Commissioner William Richards
1st Southern Territory Commander
1921-1926
7. Commissioner Hugh Whatmore
2nd Southern Territory Commander
1926-1930
8. Commissioner William McKenzie
3rd Southern Territory Commander
1930-1934
9. Commissioner William Maxwell
4th Southern Territory Commander
1934-1937
10. Commissioner Robert Henry 
5th Southern Territory Commander
1937-1940
11. Commissioner William Dalziel
6th Southern Territory Commander
1940-1946
12. Commissioner John Evan Smith
7th Southern Territory Commander
1946-1953
13. Commissioner Charles Durman
8th Southern Territory Commander
1953-1956
14. Commissioner George Sandells
9th Southern Territory Commander
1956-1963
15. Commissioner Hubert Scotney
10th Southern Territory Commander
1963-1968
16. Commissioner Frederick Harvey
11th Southern Territory Commander
1968-1972
17. Commissioner Harry Warren
12th Southern Territory Commander
1972-1975
18. Commissioner William Goodier
13th Southern Territory Commander
1975-1977
19. Commissioner Arthur Linnett
14th Southern Territory Commander
1977-1982
20. Commissioner Eva Burrows
15th Southern Territory Commander
1982-1986
21. Commissioner Donald Campbell
16th Southern Territory Commander
1986-1989
22. Commissioner Bramwell H. Tillsely
17th Southern Territory Commander
1989-1991
23. Commissioner Dinsdale L. Pender
18th Southern Territory Commander
1991-1993
24. Commissioner John Clinch
19th Southern Territory Commander
1993-1996
25. Commissioner Norman Howe
20th Southern Territory Commander
1996-1998
26. Commissioner Douglas Davis
21st Southern Territory Commander
1998-2002
27. Commissioner Ross Kendrew
22nd Southern Territory Commander
2002-2004
28. Commissioner Ivan Lang
23rd Southern Territory Command
2004-2006
29. Commissioner James M. Knaggs
24th Southern Territory Commander
2006-2010
30. Commissioner Raymond Finger
25th Southern Territory Commander
2010-2013
31. Commissioner Floyd Tidd
26th Southern Territory Commander
Current