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Ernest Dingwell

Private

19th Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: NULL
  • Planted By: Miss L. Taite
  • Plaque: 2040

Additional Info

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Biography

Ernest William Dingwall was born in Inverness, Scotland, and enlisted from Glen Innes, NSW. He was a farmhand, 19 years old and single. On the 3rd of March 1915 he joined the 19th Infantry Battalion with the Regimental No. 533. At Gallipoli he took ill with cerebro-spinal meningitis and was evacuated to 27th General Hospital on Mudros. He died on 4th Jan 1916 and is buried in Portianos Cemetery, Greece. Tree No. 2040

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour