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Alexander Kennedy

Private

5th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Cr. Crocker
  • Plaque: 348

Additional Info

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Biography

Alexander Kennedy was born in Miners Rest and enlisted from there on 2nd December 1914. He was 35 years old, unmarried and a plumber. He was posted to the 5th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 1561. He was killed in action during the fighting around Hill 60 on 25th August 1915, and is buried in the Lone Pine Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey.
Tree No. 348

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour