|Unit||No. 20 Squadron|
|Service||Royal Australian Air Force|
|Conflict/Operation||Second World War, 1939-1945|
|Conflict Eligibility Date||Second World War, 1939-1947|
|Date of Death||28 January 1945|
|Place of Death||Ambon, Netherlands East Indies|
|Cause of Death||Flying Battle|
|Cemetery or Memorial Details||Ambon Memorial, Ambon, Maluku, Indonesia|
|Source||AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force|
Roll of Honour John Knox Thomson
Location on the Roll of Honour
John Knox Thomson's name is located at panel 101 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 Knox Thomson's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:
- Mon 10 April 2023 at 7:36pm
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.