|Unit||3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment|
|Conflict Eligibility Date||Vietnam, 1962-1975|
|Date of Death||26 May 1968|
|Place of Death||South Vietnam, Vietnam|
|Cause of Death||Killed in action|
|Age at Death||22|
|Cemetery or Memorial Details||Garden of Remembrance, Springvale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia|
|Source||AWM153 Roll of Honour cards, Vietnam|
Roll of Honour John Walter Desnoy
Location on the Roll of Honour
John Walter Desnoy's name is located at panel 5 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).
Personal Service Records
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Roll of Honour name projection
John Walter Desnoy's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:
- Thu 06 July 2023 at 11:57pm
- Fri 22 September 2023 at 4:57am
- Wed 03 January 2024 at 10:34pm
- Wed 10 April 2024 at 3:52am
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.