Roll of Honour Albert Edward Went

Service number 3004
Rank Private
Unit 59th 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 15 October 1917
Place of Death Belgium
Place of Association Candelo, New South Wales, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

Albert Edward Went's name is located at panel 169 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

Albert Edward Went's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Wed 19 July 2023 at 7:54pm
  • Tue 14 November 2023 at 12:32am
  • Tue 16 January 2024 at 2:24am
  • Mon 06 May 2024 at 4:22am

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.