Roll of Honour:
John Alexander French
Service Number: QX1071
Unit: 2/9th 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: 4 September 1942
Place of death: Papua
Cause of death: Killed in action
Cemetery or memorial details: Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Bomana, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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 Alexander French's name is located at 33 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial .