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Fred J. Larter

Driver

2nd Field Company Engineers

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Alba
  • Planted By: Miss D. McLennan
  • Plaque: 3389

Additional Info

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Biography

Frederick John Larter was born in Geelong, but enlisted from Moonee Ponds. He was 34 years old, unmarried, and employed as a clerk. He was posted as a Sapper to 2nd Australian Field Company Engineers, Regimental No. 2496. While serving on the Western Front he became ill, and entered the medical evacuation system. He died on 27th November 1918 of broncho-pneumonia (Spanish Flu) and is buried in the Janval Cemetery, Dieppe, France.
Tree No. 3389.

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour