Roll of Honour Hector Matheson Mitchell

Service number 7194
Rank Stoker
Unit HMAS Swan
Service Royal Australian Navy
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 16 June 1917
Place of Death Singapore
Cause of Death Illness
Age at Death 29
Place of Association Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Kranji War Cemetery, Kranji, Singapore
Source AWM144 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Royal Australian Navy

Location on the Roll of Honour

Hector Matheson Mitchell'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

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

Hector Matheson Mitchell's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Thu 11 April 2019 at 12:14am
  • Sun 23 June 2019 at 11:40pm
  • Wed 18 September 2019 at 9:10pm

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.