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Arthur Tompkins

Private

60th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Canadensis
  • Planted By: Miss D. VVebb
  • Plaque: 2797

Additional Info

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Biography

Arthur Tomkins was born in Creswick, but enlisted as a bricklayer from Ballarat on 24th October 1916. He was 21 years old and single. He was allocated to the 60th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 3250. On 6th July 1918 he died of wounds received at Hamel, and is buried at Franvillers Communal Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 2797

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour