Roll of Honour Private Gordon Lindsey

Service number 5150
Rank Private
Unit 1st Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Imperial Force
Collection ID RCDIG1068879
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 03 October 1917 , aged 21
Place of Death Belgium
Cause of Fate Killed in action
Place of Association Port Kembla, New South Wales, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

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

Private Gordon Lindsey's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Thu 22 June, 2017 6:47 pm
  • Fri 4 August, 2017 12:32 am
  • Thu 21 September, 2017 8:46 pm
  • Sun 19 November, 2017 12:30 am
  • Tue 23 January, 2018 10:11 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.

Location on the Roll of Honour

Private Gordon Lindsey name is located at 29 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).