Roll of Honour Leonard Anthony O'Rourke

Service number P 105
Also known as Terence Leon Anthony
Rank Private
Unit Headquarters 8 Military District AAOC
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 05 March 1942
Place of Death New Guinea1
Cause of Death Illness
Cemetery or Memorial Details Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Bomana, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Source AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)

Location on the Roll of Honour

Leonard Anthony O'Rourke's name is located at panel 90 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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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.

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Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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

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