Roll of Honour Archibald Lewis Parsons

Service number 25550
Rank Gunner
Unit 4th Australian Field Artillery Brigade
Service Australian Imperial Force
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 22 August 1917
Place of Death Belgium
Cause of Death Killed in action
Age at Death 28
Place of Association Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Voormezeele Enclosures No 1 and No 2, Voormezeele, Flanders, Belgium
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

Archibald Lewis Parsons's name is located at panel 13 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.

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Personal Service Records

For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .

War Graves

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

Archibald Lewis Parsons's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Thu 17 June 2021 at 12:45am
  • Mon 16 August 2021 at 8:48pm
  • Fri 26 November 2021 at 3:15am
  • Tue 15 March 2022 at 5:58am

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.