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Arthur H. Sansum

Private

48th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Fraxinus Pennsylvanica
  • Planted By: P. Halligan
  • Plaque: 2353

Additional Info

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Biography

Arthur Harold Sansum was born in Ballarat East but enlisted from Sunbury, W.A. on 5th November 1915. He was 26 years old, single, and a clerk. He was enrolled in the 16th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 5037. Later he was transferred to the 48th Infantry Battalion. On the 14th August 1916 he was killed in action at Mouquet Farm, and is buried in Sunken Road Cemetery, Contalmaison, France.
Tree No. 2353

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour