Roll of Honour William Ernest Webb

Service number 532
Rank Private
Unit 40th 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 30 January 1917
Place of Death France
Cause of Death Killed in action
Place of Association Burnie, Tasmania, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, Lille, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

William Ernest Webb's name is located at panel 133 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

William Ernest Webb's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Fri 26 May 2023 at 5:16am
  • Mon 14 August 2023 at 10:16pm
  • Fri 10 November 2023 at 2:19am
  • Mon 15 January 2024 at 4:40am
  • Wed 01 May 2024 at 7:43pm

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.