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Julius Phillips


23rd Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss M. Murray
  • Plaque: 422

Additional Info

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Julius Alexander Phillips enlisted in Ballarat at the age of 19 on the 25th March 1915. He had been born in Ballarat, was single, and was employed as a Sewing Machine Mechanic. He volunteered and was stationed with the 23rd Battalion, 1st Reinforcements with the Regimental Number 1577. He was discharged and returned to Australia on the 23rd of March 1919. Tree No. 422.

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour