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John Ion


2nd Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

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

Tree Information

  • Species: Populus Deltoides
  • Planted By: Miss S. Halse
  • Plaque: 953

Additional Info

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John Ion was 35 years old, married, a permanent soldier living in Leederville WA when he enlisted in the rank of Lieutenant on 14th July 1915. He was allocated to 32nd Infantry Battalion. He was killed in action near Passchendaele on 25th October 1917, and is buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 953

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour