No image available

Gordon Crocker

Sergeant

8th Infantry 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: Miss L. Harris
  • Plaque: 203

Additional Info

Share Your Story

Do you know more? You can share your personal stories and photos on the ANZAC Centenary website.

Biography

Gordon Crocker was born in Ballarat and enlisted from Surrey Hills on 24h August 1914. He was 27 years old, and an unmarried accountant. He joined the 8th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 83. During his service he was promoted Sergeant.He was mortally wounded on July 28th, 1915, suffering a shrapnel wound to the head and is buried in Beach Cemetery at Gallipoli.
Tree No. 203

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour