Roll of Honour Louis Walter Beinke

Service number SX19841
Rank Private
Unit 2/33rd Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 24 December 1944
Place of Death Australia
Cause of Death Injuries
Cemetery or Memorial Details Atherton War Cemetery, Atherton, Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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

Louis Walter Beinke's name is located at panel 60 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


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

For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .

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

Louis Walter Beinke's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Sat 24 June 2023 at 11:16pm
  • Tue 05 September 2023 at 5:37am
  • Sun 10 December 2023 at 9:31pm
  • Sat 30 March 2024 at 5:08am

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.