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William McGregor

Private

8th Batt.

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Simonii
  • Planted By: Mrs. Chaffer
  • Plaque: 2101

Additional Info

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Biography

William Alexander McGregor was born in Ballarat and was living in Ballarat East when he enlisted in Melbourne on 8th February 1916. He was a labourer, aged 26 and married. He joined the 8th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 5175. He was killed in the fighting along Menin Road on 20th September 1917. His name is on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
Tree No. 2101

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour