Roll of Honour Corporal William Martin Rogers

Service number 113A
Rank Corporal
Unit 3rd Australian Machine Gun Battalion
Service Australian Army
Collection ID RCDIG1068891
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 22 September 1918 , aged 25
Place of Death France
Cause of Fate Died of wounds
Place of Association Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details St Sever Cemetery Extension, Haute-Normandie, 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

Corporal William Martin Rogers's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Sat 29 July, 2017 11:31 pm
  • Fri 15 September, 2017 8:29 pm
  • Sat 11 November, 2017 4:42 am
  • Tue 16 January, 2018 1:51 am
  • Sat 17 March, 2018 1:00 am
  • Sat 5 May, 2018 2:26 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

Corporal William Martin Rogers name is located at 176 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).