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Herbert Scanlon

2nd Lieutenant

22nd Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Cerris
  • Planted By: Unknown
  • Plaque: 2594a

Additional Info

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Biography

Herbert Douglas Scanlon was born in Nottingham, UK, and enlisted from Mildura on 31st March 1915. He was 27 years old, single, and employed as a steam pipe fitter. He was appointed Lieutenant in the 22nd Infantry Battalion. On 5th August 116 he was killed in action at Pozieres, and is buried in the Pozieres British Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 2594a

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour