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John Harold Wilson

2nd Lieutenant

37th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Fraxinus Pennsylvanica
  • Planted By: Cr. Donald Stewart
  • Plaque: 2619

Additional Info

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John Harold Wilson was born in Ballarat but enlisted from Bendigo as a mechanical engineer on 23rd July 1915. He was 29 and married. He was appointed Lieutenant in the 37h Infantry Battalion. On 21st July 1917 he was killed in action in the trenches near Messines, and is buried in the Kandahar Farm Cemetery, Neuve-Eglise, Belgium.
Tree No. 2619

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour