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David Tait


22nd Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Canadensis
  • Planted By: Miss L. Tait
  • Plaque: 719

Additional Info

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David John Tait was born in Invermay and was working as a packer when he enlisted in Ballarat North on 8th June 1915. He was single and 19 years old. He was posted to the 22nd Infantry Battalion , with Regimental No. 1972. On 5th August 1916 he was killed in action at Pozieres. His name is on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.
Tree No. 719

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour