Roll of Honour Eric Anderson Whiting

Service number 1435
Rank Private
Unit 1st Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Imperial Force
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 27 July 1915
Place of Death Gallipoli, Dardanelles, Turkey
Cause of Death Killed in action
Place of Association Taralga, New South Wales, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

Eric Anderson Whiting's name is located at panel 31 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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Roll of Honour name projection

Eric Anderson Whiting's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Tue 16 May 2023 at 3:05am
  • Fri 28 July 2023 at 7:27pm
  • Wed 11 October 2023 at 3:39am
  • Wed 10 January 2024 at 4:23am
  • Sun 12 May 2024 at 10:18pm

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.