Roll of Honour John James Steel

Rank Staff Surgeon
Unit New South Wales Naval Contingent
Service Colonial Military Forces
Conflict/Operation China, 1900-1901 (Boxer Uprising)
Conflict Eligibility Date China, 1900-1901 (Boxer Uprising)
Date of Death 10 November 1900
Place of Death Peking, China
Cause of Death Illness
Source AWM143 Roll of Honour cards, China, 1900-1901

Location on the Roll of Honour

John James Steel's name is located at panel 1 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

John James Steel's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Thu 06 July 2023 at 5:36am
  • Fri 22 September 2023 at 12:22am
  • Wed 03 January 2024 at 2:27am
  • Tue 09 April 2024 at 9:47pm

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.