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Roy Huggins

Private

8th Batt.

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Fraxinus Pennsylvanica
  • Planted By: J. Menzies, M.L.A.
  • Plaque: 3591

Additional Info

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Biography

Roy Huggins was born in Warrenheip and enlisted from there on 4th July 1916. He was 20 years old, single and a labourer. He was drafted to the 8th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 6522. The battalion was in the trenches in front of Bapaume when Private Huggins received a fatal wound, and died on 12th February 1917. He is buried in Dernacourt Communal Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 3591

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour