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Arthur Rusdon


8th Batt.

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Canadensis
  • Planted By: A. Overall
  • Plaque: 1975

Additional Info

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Arthur Stuart Keylock Rusden was born in Rupanyup, but enlisted from Ballarat on 3rd January 1916. He was an 18 year old, unmarried, civil servant. He was drafted to the 59th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 5215. During his service he was promoted Corporal. On 4th July 1918 he was killed in action at Hamel, and is buried in Mericourt-L'Abbe Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 1975

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour