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Kenneth N. McNamee

Private

14th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • Military Medal
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Miss D. Sampson
  • Plaque: 845

Additional Info

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Biography

Kenneth Norman McNamee was born in Ballarat and enlisted there on 8th July 1915. He was 18 years old, single and a printer. He was posted to the 14th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 4258. He was awarded the Military Medal for "...daring and coolness as battalion runner..."He was killed in action at Bullecourt on 11th April 1917, and is commemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.
Tree No. 845

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour