Roll of Honour O'Brian Cedric Ignatious Phillips

Service number R56859
Rank Petty Officer Aircrewman
Unit Royal Australian Navy Helicopter Flight Vietnam
Service Royal Australian Navy
Conflict/Operation Vietnam, 1962-1975
Conflict Eligibility Date Vietnam, 1962-1975
Date of Death 21 August 1968
Place of Death Vietnam
Cause of Death Helicopter crash
Age at Death 32
Cemetery or Memorial Details Karrakatta Cemetery, Karrakatta, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Source AWM153 Roll of Honour cards, Vietnam

Location on the Roll of Honour

O'Brian Cedric Ignatious Phillips's name is located at panel 4 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

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Roll of Honour name projection

O'Brian Cedric Ignatious Phillips's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Fri 07 July 2023 at 1:26am
  • Fri 22 September 2023 at 7:24pm
  • Thu 04 January 2024 at 12:27am
  • Wed 10 April 2024 at 1:32am

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.