|Unit||5th Victorian Mounted Rifles|
|Service||Colonial Military Forces|
|Conflict/Operation||South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)|
|Conflict Eligibility Date||South Africa, 1899-1902 (Boer War)|
|Date of Death||12 June 1901|
|Place of Death||Wilmansrust, Mpumalanga, South Africa|
|Cause of Death||Killed in action|
|Source||AWM142 Roll of Honour cards, War in South Africa, 1899-1902|
Roll of Honour John Francis Houlihan
Location on the Roll of Honour
John Francis Houlihan's name is located at panel 2 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).
Personal Service Records
For information about obtaining service records please see National Archives of Australia - Personal service records .
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
John Francis Houlihan's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:
- Mon 02 September 2019 at 7:17pm
- Sun 08 December 2019 at 2:31am
- Sat 21 March 2020 at 5:21am
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.