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Christopher Tudor

Driver

2nd Division Ammunition Column

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss L. Sweatman
  • Plaque: 1192

Additional Info

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Biography

Christopher William Tudor was born in Miners Rest, VIC and was a Baker in Ballarat when he enlisted in the 14th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement on 14 July 1915 at the age of 22. His unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 29 December 1915, disembarking in Egypt. In April 1916 he joined the 4th Division Field Bakeries and in June he moved to France. In September he was experiencing headaches and after unsuccessful treatment in France, he was evacuated to the 3rd Western General Hospital in England. It was not until June 1918 that he returned to France. In August, after several previous misdemeanours, he forfeited 14 day's pay after being found ├Žin town without a pass'. After the war he returned home on the Persic, disembarking at Melbourne on August 29th 1919.
Tree No. 1192

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour