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Walter G. Pollock

Private

39th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Nigra Italica
  • Planted By: Unknown
  • Plaque: 1351

Additional Info

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Biography

Walter George Pollock was born in Miners Rest, but enlisted in Wendouree on 27th April 1916. He was 27 years old, single and worked as a labourer. He was appointed to the 7th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 1897. He was accepted into the 39th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 1897. He was killed in action near Messines. His name is on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres. Belgium.
Tree No. 1351

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour