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Herbert McTaggart

Private

7th Battalion

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 N. Smith
  • Plaque: 356

Additional Info

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Biography

Herbert McTaggart was born in Ballarat East and enlisted there on 21st December 1914. He was 23 years old, single and a miner. He was sent to the 7th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 1463. On the 28th July 1915 at Gallipoli he was hit by an artillery shell and died instantly. He is buried in Beach Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey.
Tree No. 356

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour