Roll of Honour Captain Louis Gordon Holmes

Rank Captain
Unit 10th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 23 June 1915
Place of Death Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey
Cause of Death Died of wounds
Place of Association Norwood, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

Captain Louis Gordon Holmes's name is located at panel 59 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Roll of Honour circular

For the First World War the circulars were forms sent to next of kin seeking details regarding the deceased. They form the basis of the card indexes from which the original Roll of Honour was compiled.

Roll of Honour name projection

Captain Louis Gordon Holmes's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Sun 9 July, 2017 12:24 am
  • Tue 22 August, 2017 9:00 pm
  • Fri 13 October, 2017 2:08 am
  • Thu 14 December, 2017 11:12 pm
  • Sat 17 February, 2018 4:03 am
  • Thu 12 April, 2018 1:41 am
  • Sun 27 May, 2018 7:15 pm

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.