Photo of John Maher

John Maher

Lance Corporal

1st Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus X holl. Purpurescens
  • Planted By: Miss H. Hammond
  • Plaque: 416

Additional Info

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John Maher enlisted in Colac, Victoria at the age of 26 on the 11th of March 1915. He had been born in Bungaree, Victoria, was single, and was employed as a Butcher. He volunteered and was stationed with the 21st Battalion, C Company with the Regimental Number 668. He had injuries with Iritis and returned to Australia on the 23rd of September 1918. Tree No. 416.

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour