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Tom McCarty

2nd Lieutenant

24th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: M. Gibson
  • Plaque: 1710

Additional Info

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Biography

Patrick Thomas McCarty was a Lieutenant in the 24th Infantry Battalion. He had been born in Buninyong and enlisted from there on 6th July 1915. He was 23 years old, unmarried and employed as a farrier. On 1st September 1918 he was killed in the fighting at Mont St Quentin, and is buried in the Peronne Cemetery, Ste Radegonde, Belgium.
Tree No. 1710

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour