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Vivian Holloway

Private

14th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • 1914-15 Star
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Quercus Cerris
  • Planted By: Unknown
  • Plaque: 3917

Additional Info

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Biography

Vivian Holloway was a married 28 year old labourer when he enlisted on the 1st of December 1914 as a Private with the 14th Battalion. His unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22nd December 1914.
On the 1st of May 1915 he was wounded in action with a gunshot wound to his left hand. Vivian returned to Australia per the Themistocles on the 15th of August 1915, and was discharged as medically unfit on February 16th 1916.
Tree No. 3917

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour