Photo of William J. Day

William J. Day

Private

38th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Simonii
  • Planted By: N. Taylor
  • Plaque: 2222

Additional Info

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Biography

William James Day was Regimental No. 1627 in the 38th Infantry Battalion. He enlisted from Ballarat East on 11th March 1916. He was 28 years old, unmarried, working as a gardener and miner. He had been born in Ballarat. He was killed in action near Warneton on 28th May 1917, and is buried in the Strand Military Cemetery, Belgium.
Tree No. 2222

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour