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Victor L. Leigh

Private

39th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Canadensis
  • Planted By: N. Leigh
  • Plaque: 2304

Additional Info

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Biography

Victor Leitherland Leigh was born in Ballarat and enlisted there on 29th March 1916. He was 19 , single and employed as a carpenter. He was allocated to the 39th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 509. He was killed in action at Broodseinde on 4th October 1917. His name is on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
Tree No. 2304

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour