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Hugh McL. McGeachin


8th Batt.

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • 1914-15 Star
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Nigra Italica
  • Planted By: Miss F. Doncaster
  • Plaque: 3267

Additional Info

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Hugh Mclndo McGeachin was born in Ballarat and enlisted there on 14th July 1915. e was 20, single and working as a butcher. He was posted to the 8th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 3998. Later he was transferred to the 46th Infantry Battalion. He was killed during the fighting at Bullecourt bon 11th April 1917. His name is recorded on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.
Tree No. 3267

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour