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John W. Lumsden

Private

58th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Not Assessed
  • Planted By: S. Halse
  • Plaque: 1415

Additional Info

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Biography

John Walls Lumsden was born in Clarendon and enlisted from there on 14th July 1915. He was 33 years old, unmarried and a farmer. He was sent to 8th Infantry battalion, with Regimental No. 4536. Later he was transferred to 58th Infantry Battalion. He was killed in action at Mont St Quentin on 2nd September 1918, and is buried in the Assevillers New British Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 1415

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour