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Frederick R. Davey


5th Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Nigra Italica
  • Planted By: Miss M. Twite
  • Plaque: 577

Additional Info

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Frederick Richard Davey joined the 5th Infantry Battalion on 4th January 1915. His Regimental No. was 1933. He was 25, single and a butcher. He was born in Ballarat but enlisted from Stawell. Later , in France he was transferred to the 1st Machine Gun Battalion. He was killed in action at Menin Road on 21st September 1917. His name is recorded on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.
Tree No. 577

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour