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Arnold J. Smith

Private

37th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss V. Willaton
  • Plaque: 2820

Additional Info

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Biography

Arnold James Smith was born in Port Fairy, but enlisted from Ballarat East on 21st November 1916. He was a 22 year old, unmarried carpenter. He joined the 37th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 3136. On the 4th October 1917 he was killed in action at Broodseinde. His name is on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
Tree No. 2820

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour