Roll of Honour Ian Lott Penrose

Service number 26974
Rank Corporal
Unit No. 11 Squadron
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 02 September 1943
Place of Death New Guinea1
Cause of Death Flying Battle
Cemetery or Memorial Details Lae Memorial, Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea
Source AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force

Location on the Roll of Honour

Ian Lott Penrose's name is located at panel 100 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

Ian Lott Penrose's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Sat 10 June 2023 at 6:22pm
  • Sat 16 September 2023 at 2:33am
  • Sun 03 December 2023 at 10:16pm
  • Tue 02 April 2024 at 2:28am

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.