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Walter Stuart

Lance Corporal

8th Infantry Battalion

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss L. Storey
  • Plaque: 65

Additional Info

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Walter Stuart was born in Ballarat, was 21 years of age, unmarried and employed as a salesman at the time he enlisted in the 8th infantry Battalion. According to his official records he was initially reported as wounded on 1 June 1915 and again on 13 January 1915 but this was later corrected as 'sick, not wounded'. He received a promotion from Private to Lance Corporal on 7 April 1917 and received a medical discharge on 30 March 1919.
Tree No. 65

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour