Roll of Honour Keith Jarvis

Service number 394
Rank Able Bodied Driver
Unit 1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
Service Royal Australian Navy
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 30 December 1916
Place of Death Government Hospital, Suez, Egypt
Cause of Death Illness (Pernicious anaemia)
Age at Death 25
Place of Association Victor Harbor, South Australia, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Suez War Memorial Cemetery, Suez, Suez Canal, Egypt
Source AWM144 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Royal Australian Navy

Location on the Roll of Honour

Keith Jarvis's name is located at panel 1 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.

View circular (0 B PDF file)

Personal Service Records

For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .

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

Keith Jarvis's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Sat 18 February 2023 at 12:10am
  • Wed 10 May 2023 at 11:01pm

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.