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William Paisley

Sapper

Engineers

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • Unknown

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss I. Knipe
  • Plaque: 2984

Additional Info

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Biography

William Paisley was born in Durham, UK, but enlisted from Ballarat on 11th June 1917. He was 39 years old, unmarried, and a boilermaker. He was sent to the Engineer Training Camp at Roseville, Sydney. On 29th July 1917 while working on a roofing project he was struck by lightning and killed. He is buried in the Rockwood Cemetery, NSW, Australia.
Tree No. 2984

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour