Roll of Honour:
John Samuel Wade
Service Number: VX8242
Unit: 2/27th Australian Infantry Battalion
Service: Australian Army
Conflict / Operation: Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict eligibility date: Second World War, 1939-1947
The official commencement and cut-off dates for inclusion in the Roll of Honour and the Commemorative Roll.
Date of death: 11 June 1941
Place of death: Syria
Cause of death: Killed in action
Cemetery or memorial details: Sidon War Cemetery, Sidon, Lebanon
Source: AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)
Location on the Roll of Honour
John Samuel Wade's name is located at 55 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial .