No image available

David Carpenter


22nd Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss C. Martland
  • Plaque: 3036

Additional Info

Share Your Story

Do you know more? You can share your personal stories and photos on the ANZAC Centenary website.


David Carpenter was born in Windermere, VIC and was a Labourer by trade when he enlisted from Ballarat with the 1st General (Victorian) Reinforcements on 8 September 1917 at the age of 27. His unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 21 March 1918. He was deployed to France to reinforce the 22nd Battalion in mid-October 1918, just three weeks before hostilities ceased. He returned to Australia on the Ulysses, disembarking on September 2nd 1919.
Tree No 3036

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour