Roll of Honour Dennis Keith Hoare

Service number R56594
Rank Engineer Mechanic (II)
Unit HMAS Quickmatch
Service Royal Australian Navy
Conflict/Operation Southeast Asia (SEATO, FESR, ANZUK), 2 July 1955 - 14 March 1975
Conflict Eligibility Date Southeast Asia, 1955-1975 (FESR, SEATO)
Date of Death 14 May 1961
Place of Death Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Cause of Death Illness
Age at Death 19
Cemetery or Memorial Details Cheltenham Cemetery, Cheltenham, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Source AWM File

Location on the Roll of Honour

Dennis Keith Hoare's name is located at panel 2 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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Roll of Honour name projection

Dennis Keith Hoare's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:


  • Fri 07 July 2023 at 2:37am
  • Fri 22 September 2023 at 11:18pm
  • Thu 04 January 2024 at 3:38am
  • Wed 10 April 2024 at 7:54pm


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.