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Sydney Weir


12th Field Ambulance

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Nigra Italica
  • Planted By: Miss R. Messenger
  • Plaque: 3872

Additional Info

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Sydney Weir was born in Brynmawr, Wales, but enlisted from Ballarat on 12th October 1915. He was 39 year old teacher who was a widower. He joined the 12th Field Ambulance with Regimental No. 10258. On 3rd September 1916 he was killed in action at Mouquet Farm. His name is on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.
Tree No. 3872

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour