|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||01 October 1920|
|Place of Death||Mitcham Sanatorium, Mitcham, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Cause of Death||Illness (Pulmonary tuberculosis)|
|Cemetery or Memorial Details||West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia|
|Source||AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army|
Roll of Honour Walter Abotomey
Location on the Roll of Honour
Walter Abotomey's name is located at panel 28 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).
Personal Service Records
For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .
The Office of Australian War Graves has the location and other information about war graves and memorials. Search the records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for details about First and Second World War graves.
Roll of Honour name projection
Walter Abotomey's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:
- Sun 15 September 2019 at 7:05pm
- Sun 02 February 2020 at 4:11am
- Sat 28 March 2020 at 12:43am
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.