Roll of Honour James Joseph Tangey

Service number VX33332
Rank Gunner
Unit 2/4th Anti-Tank Regiment
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 11 February 1942
Place of Death Malaya
Cause of Death Presumed
Cemetery or Memorial Details Singapore Memorial, Singapore
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

James Joseph Tangey'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

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Roll of Honour name projection

James Joseph Tangey's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:


  • Mon 12 June 2023 at 11:05pm
  • Thu 14 September 2023 at 12:09am
  • Thu 21 December 2023 at 1:41am
  • Sun 24 March 2024 at 11:17pm


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.