Roll of Honour Sergeant Percy Edward Rowe

Service number 924
Rank Sergeant
Unit 29th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Collection ID RCDIG1068892
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 05 December 1916
Place of Death France
Cause of Fate Died of wounds
Place of Association Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'Abbe, Picardie, France
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

Sergeant Percy Edward Rowe's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Wed 5 July, 2017 9:39 pm
  • Sat 19 August, 2017 1:45 am
  • Sun 8 October, 2017 10:54 pm
  • Sat 9 December, 2017 10:54 pm
  • Tue 13 February, 2018 12:16 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

Sergeant Percy Edward Rowe name is located at 116 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).