Roll of Honour Charles Robert Henry Elmes

Service number 413842
Rank Flight Lieutenant
Unit No. 203 Squadron (RAF)
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 23 July 1945
Place of Death Sumatra, Netherlands East Indies
Cause of Death Flying Battle
Cemetery or Memorial Details Singapore Memorial, Singapore
Source AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force

Location on the Roll of Honour

Charles Robert Henry Elmes's name is located at panel 121 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

Charles Robert Henry Elmes's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:


  • Tue 26 November 2019 at 3:05am
  • Wed 19 February 2020 at 3:08am


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.