|Unit||5th Australian Light Horse Regiment|
|Service||Australian Imperial Force|
|Conflict/Operation||First World War, 1914-1918|
|Conflict Eligibility Date||First World War, 1914-1921|
|Date of Death||28 June 1915|
|Place of Death||Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey|
|Cause of Death||Killed in action|
|Place of Association||Cooran, Queensland, Australia|
|Cemetery or Memorial Details||Shell Green Cemetery, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey|
|Source||AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army|
Roll of Honour Thomas John Higgins
Location on the Roll of Honour
Thomas John Higgins's name is located at panel 4 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).
Personal Service Records
For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .
The Office of Australian War Graves has the location and other information about war graves and memorials. Search the records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for details about First and Second World War graves.
Roll of Honour name projection
Thomas John Higgins's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:
- Mon 15 May 2023 at 10:01pm
- Sat 19 August 2023 at 1:02am
- Thu 12 October 2023 at 1:29am
- Wed 14 February 2024 at 4:47am
- Tue 07 May 2024 at 1:51am
These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.