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Henry J Jolly

Private

5th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Simonii
  • Planted By: Mr. F. Draffin
  • Plaque: 2114

Additional Info

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Biography

Henry John Jolly was born in Ballarat, but enlisted from Clifton Hill on 12th January 1916. He was 18 years old, single, and a butcher. He was sent to the 5th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 294B. On the 4th October, 1917, he was killed in action during the fighting near Broodseinde. His name is recorded on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
Tree No. 2114

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour