Tim Sargeant Hear about Bathurst’s Victoria Cross winner – Blair Walk who served in World War One.
He was from the family who had established the first gasworks in Bathurst. He enlisted in Sydney on 15th 1915, and won his Victoria Cross for most conspicuous bravery, initiative and control during the period 29th September to 1st October 1918, in the operations against the Hindenburg Line in France.
At the time Blair was with the 32nd Infantry Battalion. He did come home after the war.
Date of Muster: 16 April 2015