Skip to content

June 21, 2015

John Tennant Veitch

by vipsinc

Ballarat Tunneller John Tennant Veitch (2715)

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

 

Sapper Veitch was a 34 year old single miner living at Ballarat when he enlisted on 14 January 1916.

His next of kin listed was his mother Mrs. Margaret Veitch, 226 Ascot Street, Ballarat, Victoria. His unit, 1st Tunnelling Company,

embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Euripides on 4 April 1916. He returned to Australia on 20 April 1919.

 

He lies buried in the New Ballarat Cemetery.

 

If you have any information on him please drop us a line: miningmudandmedals@gmail.com

More on Sapper Veitch: http://www.tunnellers.net/u___vpag.html

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Note: HTML is allowed. Your email address will never be published.

Subscribe to comments

%d bloggers like this: