Roll of Honour Lawrence Frederick Thompson

Service number 26766
Rank Corporal
Unit 4 Embarkation Depot Mitcham
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 08 December 1943
Place of Death Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Cause of Death Illness (Cancer)
Cemetery or Memorial Details Mitcham Cemetery, Mitcham, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Source AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force

Location on the Roll of Honour

Lawrence Frederick Thompson's name is located at panel 117 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

Lawrence Frederick Thompson's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Sun 02 July 2023 at 10:24pm
  • Mon 28 August 2023 at 12:05am
  • Tue 19 December 2023 at 10:44pm
  • Sun 24 March 2024 at 9:53pm

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.