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Andrew Quirk

Private

24th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Simonii
  • Planted By: Unknown
  • Plaque: 1354

Additional Info

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Biography

Andrew Quirk was born in Ballarat and was railway porter at Burrumbeet when he enlisted on 12th September 1915. He was unmarried and 29 years old. He was posted to the 24th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 2749. On 12th August 1916 he died of wounds received at Pozieres, and is buried in the Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 1354

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour