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Reginald F. Jerram

Driver

8th Batt.

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Canadensis
  • Planted By: Miss F. Carmichael
  • Plaque: 752

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Biography


Reginald Frank Jerram was a single 18 year old aerated water manufacturer at the time of his enlistment on the 21st of June 1915. His unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on the 26th of August 1915.
On the 22nd of May 1916 Reginald was appointed Driver. He was wounded in action on the 24th of October 1917 with a gunshot wound to his thigh. He rejoined his unit on the 30th of November 1917.
On the 3rd of September 1918, Reginald was invalided to the U.K where he was admitted to hospital on the 4th of September with contusions to his arm.
He returned to Australia on the 10th of March 1919 and was discharged as medically unfit on the 24th of May 1919.

Tree No. 752

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour