Photo of Victor J. Jolly

Victor J. Jolly

Private

24th Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Fraxinus Excelsior
  • Planted By: Miss M. Jolly
  • Plaque: 424

Additional Info

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Biography

Victor James Jolly was born in Ballarat and enlisted from there on 13th March 1915. He was 21 years old, single and employed as an ironmonger. He was posted to the 24th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No.312. During his service he was promoted to Company Quarter Master Sergeant. He was killed in action near Mont St Quentin on 31st August 1918, and is buried in Peronne Cemetery, St Radagonde, France.
Tree No. 424

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour