|DEPARTMENT OF THE CHIEF OF THE GENERAL STAFF|
|Chief of the General Staff||MG J.D. Lavarack Staff Corps |
|Director of Military Operations and Intelligence||COL J. Northcott Staff Corps|
|General Staff Officer, 1st grade,
(Military Liasion Officer, High Commissioner's Office, London)
|COL E.K. Smart Staff Corps|
|Asst. Military Liasion Officer||MAJ J.K. Coffey Staff Corps|
|General Staff Officers, 1st grade||LTC B. Combes Staff Corps
LTC W.J.M. Locke Staff Corps
|Director of Staff Duties||COL V.A.H. Sturdee Staff Corps|
|General Staff Officers, 1st grade||LTC Beavis Staff Corps
MAJ H.F.H. Durant Staff Corps
|General Staff Officer, 3rd grade||MAJ A.G. Wilson Staff Corps|
|Director of Military Training||COL E.C.P. Plant Staff Corps|
|General Staff Officer, 1st grade||LTC G.A. Vasey Staff Corps|
|General Staff Officers, 2nd grade||MAJ R.B. Sutherland Staff Corps
LTC J.S. Whitelaw Staff Corps
MAJ R. Kendall Staff Corps
|General Staff Officer, 3rd grade||MAJ R. King Staff Corps|
|Dircetor of Physical Training and Cadet Services||COL F.J. Alderson|
The details in this list based on information (corrected generally to 30.06.1939) supplied by the Goverment of the Commonwealth of Australia.
Lavarack had departed in May 1939 for a tour of Britain. He returned in September, after hostilities had begun.
LTG E.K. Squires (the Inspector General of the Australian Military Forces) had been acting CGS since May 1939.