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John Willmott


14th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Palustris
  • Planted By: B. Cameron
  • Plaque: 1774

Additional Info

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John Willmott was a labourer when he enlisted in Ballarat at 21 years of age on the 24th of July 1915. His unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on the 29th of December 1915.
He was gassed on two occasions, the first being in September of 1916 and the second on the 13th of April 1918.
He returned to Australia on the 24th of November 1919 and was discharged on the 7th of February 1920 due to the termination of his enlistment period.
Tree No. 1774

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour