Roll of Honour Private Herbert Ilott George

Service number 408
Rank Private
Unit 5th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 25 July 1916
Place of Death France
Cause of Death Killed in action
Age at Death 31
Place of Association Murrumbeena, Victoria, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

Private Herbert Ilott George's name is located at panel 43 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Roll of Honour circular

For the First World War the circulars were forms sent to next of kin seeking details regarding the deceased. They form the basis of the card indexes from which the original Roll of Honour was compiled.

Roll of Honour name projection

Private Herbert Ilott George's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Fri 14 July, 2017 4:37 am
  • Mon 28 August, 2017 7:56 pm
  • Fri 20 October, 2017 4:13 am
  • Sat 23 December, 2017 1:53 am
  • Sat 24 February, 2018 10:20 pm
  • Wed 18 April, 2018 1:13 am
  • Sat 2 June, 2018 12:47 am

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.