Roll of Honour Mervyn Howard Wockner

Service number QX18357
Rank Gunner
Unit 2/15th Field Regiment
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 30 October 1943
Place of Death Thailand
Cause of Death Illness
Cemetery or Memorial Details Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand
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

Mervyn Howard Wockner's name is located at panel 18 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

Mervyn Howard Wockner's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Tue 27 June 2023 at 4:41am
  • Fri 08 September 2023 at 11:48pm
  • Thu 21 December 2023 at 3:19am
  • Sun 10 March 2024 at 6:07am

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.