Service Number: 29167

Rank: Gunner

Unit: 13th Australian Field Artillery Brigade

Service: Australian Army

Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Date of death: 09 August 1918

Place of death: France

Cause of death: Died of wounds

Age at death: 26

Place of association: Condobolin, Australia

Cemetery or memorial details: Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France

Source: AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Location on the Roll of Honour

William George Tasker's name is located at panel 18 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

Plan of Commemorative area showing which panel the name William George Tasker's is located

Roll of Honour name projection

William George Tasker's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Wed 22 April, 2015 at 12:31 am
  • Fri 5 June, 2015 at 8:49 pm
  • Fri 17 July, 2015 at 8:13 pm
  • Mon 31 August, 2015 at 8:43 pm
  • Sat 24 October, 2015 at 11:19 pm
  • Mon 28 December, 2015 at 12:14 am
  • Mon 22 February, 2016 at 11:34 pm
  • Sat 16 April, 2016 at 1:11 am
  • Tue 31 May, 2016 at 12:40 am
  • Mon 11 July, 2016 at 9:32 pm

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.

Read more about the Roll of Honour name projections

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.

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Personal Service Records

For information on the service records of those who served in the First World War please see Australian Service Records from World War I on the National Archives of Australia website.

War Graves

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 Certificate

Roll of honour certificates are available from the Orientation Gallery for $5.40 each.

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