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John Austin Anderson

Private

2nd Australian Tunneling Company

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • 1914-15 Star
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Deltoides
  • Planted By: Miss Harvey
  • Plaque: 1005

Additional Info

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Biography

John Anderson was born in Ballarat and enlisted from there on 18th July 1915. He was allocated to the 2nd Australian Tunnelling Company of the Australian Mining Corps. His Regimental No. was 476. He was an engineer and married with two children. He was killed in action at Armentieres on 1st July 1916, and is buried in Cite Bon Cemetery, France
Tree No. 1005

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour