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William Ridgeway

Gunner

39th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss F. Stewart
  • Plaque: 3050

Additional Info

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Biography

William John Ridgeway enlisted in Broadmeadows, Victoria at the age of 30 on the 20th of October 1916. He had been born in Glen Iris, Victoria, was Married, and was employed as an Accountant. He volunteered and was stationed with the 39th Battalion, 8th Reinforcements later transferring to the 11th Field Artillery Brigade with the Regimental number 3272. He was discharged and Returned to Australia on the 19th of June 1919. Tree No. 3050.

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour