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Stanley Chambers

Private

8th Light Horse Regiment

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Fraxinus Raywoodii
  • Planted By: Miss F. Doncaster
  • Plaque: 553

Additional Info

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Biography

Stanley Thomas Chambers was born in Newlyn, but was working as a carpenter in Ballarat North when he enlisted on 16th September 1914. He was 18 years old and single. He was allocated to the 8th Light Horse Regiment as a Trooper, with Regimental No. 958. He died of wounds received during fighting around Hill 10 on Gallipoli on 24th September 1915, and is buried in the Embarkation Pier Cemetery at Gallipoli.
Tree No. 553

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour