Roll of Honour Private Louis Johnstone Coffey

Service number 760
Rank Private
Unit 43rd Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 10 June 1917
Place of Death Belgium
Cause of Death Killed in action
Age at Death 35
Place of Association Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

Private Louis Johnstone Coffey's name is located at panel 136 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Roll of Honour circular

For the First World War the circulars were forms sent to next of kin seeking details regarding the deceased. They form the basis of the card indexes from which the original Roll of Honour was compiled.

Roll of Honour name projection

Private Louis Johnstone Coffey's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Wed 19 July, 2017 10:12 pm
  • Sun 3 September, 2017 8:13 pm
  • Fri 27 October, 2017 10:47 pm
  • Sun 31 December, 2017 10:15 pm
  • Sun 4 March, 2018 2:42 am
  • Tue 24 April, 2018 2:06 am
  • Thu 7 June, 2018 6:59 pm

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.