Roll of Honour Lance Corporal Walter Rodney Kinghorn

Service number 124
Rank Lance Corporal
Unit 4th Australian Light Horse Regiment
Service Australian Army
Collection ID RCDIG1068877
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 31 October 1917
Place of Death Palestine
Cause of Fate Killed in action
Place of Association Byaduk, Victoria, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Beersheba War Cemetery, Beersheba, Israel
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

Lance Corporal Walter Rodney Kinghorn's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Thu 22 June, 2017 4:44 am
  • Thu 3 August, 2017 10:03 pm
  • Thu 21 September, 2017 4:08 am
  • Sat 18 November, 2017 10:02 pm
  • Tue 23 January, 2018 3:35 am

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

Lance Corporal Walter Rodney Kinghorn name is located at 4 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


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