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Oscar E. Bridson


1st Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Palustris
  • Planted By: L. Bridson
  • Plaque: 1760

Additional Info

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Oscar Edward Bridson was a 24 year old, single miner from Berringa when he enlisted in 21st Infantry Battalion, Regimental No. 2126, on 16th July 1915. He was born in Sebastapol . He was accidentally shot and killed by a very nervous Australian soldier on 2nd June 1918. He is buried at Ville-sur-Ancre, France.
Avenue of Honour Tree No. 1760

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour