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Alfred Homer

Corporal

57th Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss N. Reed
  • Plaque: 221

Additional Info

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Biography

Alfred Hugh Homer was born in Ballarat and enlisted from there on 27 August 1914. He was 26 years old, single, and a labourer. He joined the ath Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 2557. During his service he was promoted to Corporal. He was fatally wounded during the fighting at Hamel and died on 7th July 1918. He is buried in the Vignacourt British Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 221

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour