Photo of Alfred J. Rowsell

Alfred J. Rowsell

Private

8th Batt.

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Canadensis
  • Planted By: Mr. C Quick
  • Plaque: 2039

Additional Info

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Biography

Alfred John Rowsell was born in Ballarat, and enlisted there on 25th January 1916. He was a bricklayer, 20 years old, and single. He joined the 8th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 5213. He was killed in action at Broodseinde on 4th October 1917. His name is on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
Tree No. 2039

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour