Roll of Honour Sergeant Sydney John O'Neill

Service number 432
Rank Sergeant
Unit 8th Australian Light Horse Regiment
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 07 August 1915 , aged 27
Place of Death Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey
Cause of Fate Killed in action
Place of Association Frankston, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Roll of Honour name projection

Sergeant Sydney John O'Neill's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Fri 21 July, 2017 5:04 am
  • Tue 5 September, 2017 4:12 am
  • Sun 29 October, 2017 11:58 pm
  • Wed 3 January, 2018 1:47 am
  • Tue 6 March, 2018 4:08 am
  • Wed 25 April, 2018 11:30 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

Sergeant Sydney John O'Neill name is located at 6 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).