Roll of Honour John Hugh Aikman

Service number VX33767
Rank Bombardier
Unit 2/3 Anti Aircraft Regiment RAA
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 08 March 1947
Place of Death Victoria, Australia
Cause of Death Illness
Cemetery or Memorial Details Footscray Cemetery, Footscray, Melbourne, Victoria, 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

John Hugh Aikman's name is located at panel 20 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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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

John Hugh Aikman's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:


  • Fri 22 March 2019 at 11:56pm
  • Mon 10 June 2019 at 2:16am
  • Sun 25 August 2019 at 9:24pm


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.