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Leo W . H. Anderson

Lieutenant

8th Light Horse Regiment

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss 1. Smith
  • Plaque: 331

Additional Info

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Biography

Leo Anderson was a student at the Royal Military College, Duntroon, when he enlisted as a Lieutenant on 3rd November 1914. He was posted to the 8th Light Horse Regiment. He was 19 years old and single. He was killed during the infamous charge at the Nek on the August 1915. He is buried in the Ari Burnu Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey.
Tree No. 331

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour