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Bernard Slocombe

Private

6th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Alba
  • Planted By: Mayor George
  • Plaque: 2682

Additional Info

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Biography

Bernard Griffiths Slocombe was born in Buchan and enlisted from East Prahran on 6th March 1915. He was 24 years old, married and a farm hand. He was sent to the 6th Infantry battalion, with Regimental No. 6592. On 4th October 12917 he was killed in action at Broodseinde. His name is on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
Tree No. 2682

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour