|Unit||M Special Unit|
|Conflict/Operation||Second World War, 1939-1945|
|Conflict Eligibility Date||Second World War, 1939-1947|
|Date of Death||10 August 1943|
|Place of Death||Bougainville, Solomon Islands, Pacific Islands|
|Cause of Death||Presumed|
|Cemetery or Memorial Details||Port Moresby Memorial, Port Moresby, Papua, Papua New Guinea|
|Source||AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)|
Roll of Honour William Victor Florance
Location on the Roll of Honour
William Victor Florance's name is located at panel 11 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).
Personal Service Records
For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .
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
William Victor Florance's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:
- Tue 27 June 2023 at 11:22pm
- Wed 20 September 2023 at 10:34pm
- Tue 26 December 2023 at 11:04pm
- Thu 04 April 2024 at 11:54pm
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.