Roll of Honour Major Ivan Brunker Sherbon

Rank Major
Unit 19th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Collection ID RCDIG1068837
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 14 November 1916 , aged 23
Place of Death France
Cause of Fate Killed in action
Place of Association La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Thistle Dump Cemetery, Longueval, Picardie, France
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army
Award Military Cross

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

Major Ivan Brunker Sherbon's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Tue 27 June, 2017 1:24 am
  • Wed 9 August, 2017 2:34 am
  • Wed 27 September, 2017 3:53 am
  • Sun 26 November, 2017 1:14 am
  • Tue 30 January, 2018 11:23 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

Major Ivan Brunker Sherbon name is located at 89 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).