Roll of Honour William Patrick Meehan

Service number 1082
Rank Trooper
Unit 1st Australian Horse
Service Colonial Military Forces
Conflict/Operation South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)
Conflict Eligibility Date South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)
Date of Death 24 January 1900
Place of Death Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Cause of Death Died
Source AWM142 Roll of Honour cards, War in South Africa, 1899-1902

Location on the Roll of Honour

William Patrick Meehan's name is located at panel 2 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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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

William Patrick Meehan's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:


  • Mon 24 May 2021 at 9:08pm
  • Tue 03 August 2021 at 5:44am
  • Thu 28 October 2021 at 2:12am
  • Sun 13 February 2022 at 3:56am


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.