Roll of Honour Lieutenant Colonel James Joachim Nicholas

Rank Lieutenant Colonel
Unit 5th Australian Field Ambulance
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 20 September 1917
Place of Death Belgium
Cause of Fate Killed in action
Place of Association Colac, Tasmania, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Lijssenthoek, Flanders, Belgium
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Roll of Honour name projection

Lieutenant Colonel James Joachim Nicholas's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:


  • Sat 8 July, 2017 5:05 am
  • Tue 22 August, 2017 12:34 am
  • Thu 12 October, 2017 3:42 am
  • Wed 13 December, 2017 11:35 pm
  • Fri 16 February, 2018 5:29 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

Lieutenant Colonel James Joachim Nicholas name is located at 183 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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