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Walter WaIler

Lance Corporal

4th Light Horse Regiment

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss G. Evans
  • Plaque: 149

Additional Info

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Biography

Walter Arthur Waller was born in Ballarat and enlisted from Ballarat West on 19th August 1914. He was 20 years old, single and a labourer. He joined the 4th Light Horse Regiment with Regimental No. 503. He was seriously wounded at Gaba Tepe at Gallipoli. Later he transferred to the Anzac Police, part of the Australian Provost Corps, and was promoted Lance Corporal. He was attached to 1st Light Horse Regiment on duty. On 10th January 1917 he died of wounds inflicted during action at Village Sheik Yowail , and is buried in the Jerusalem Memorial Cemetery, Israel.
Tree No. 149

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour