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William Leach

Private

14th Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Acer Campestre
  • Planted By: Miss E. Barnes
  • Plaque: 776

Additional Info

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Biography

William Mervin Leach enlisted in Ballarat, Victoria at the age of 20 on the 1st of July 1915. He had been born in Ballarat, Victoria, was single, and was employed as a Labourer. He volunteered and was stationed with the 14th Battalion, 13th Reinforcements with the Regimental number 4241. He was discharged and Returned to Australia on the 18th of January 1919. Tree No. 766.

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour