Heritage > JEWELL Pryce: 1894 -1916, KIA, ANZAC
Avenue of honour Upper YarraThe Upper Yarra Museum has initiated a project to recreate a Memorial avenue of trees dedicated to the WW1 fallen from the old Upper Yarra Shire. The reformed avenue is to be planted along the old railway line, now the Lilydale to Warburton Rail Trail by Anzac Day 2015


Pyrce JEWELL DOB 1894 at Walsall Wood UK, was a butcher in West Warburton before he enlisted.
2612 Private P JEWELL was 22 when he was killed in the field in France, 1.9.1916.
Family NamePoppy lestweforget JEWELL
Given Names Pryce
Birth Date 1894
Birth Place Walsall Wood, STAFFODSHIRE, ENGLAND
Occupation at Enlistment Butcher
Date of Enlistment 12.6.1915
Age at Enlistment 21 years 6 months
Service Number(s) 2612
Next of Kin Mother: Mrs J JEWELL
Embarkation Embarkation
Address at Enlistment West Warburton, VIC
Embarkation Details Unit embarked from Melbourne, VIC on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Nominal Roll Nominal Roll
Rank on Nominal Roll Private
Unit on Nominal Roll 8th Battalion
Fate Killed in Action
Australian War Memorial Roll, Panel Number Roll of Honour.
Panel no 53

Roll of Honour name projection

Pryce Jewell’s name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory

Date of Death 1.9.1916
Place of Death or Wounding FRANCE
Age at Death 22 years
Commemoration Details and Panel Reference Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
Medals 1914/15 Star Medal.
British war Medal.
Memorial plaque.
Memorial scroll.
Victory Medal.
Where the Australians Rest.
Local Memorials Yarra Junction Cenotaph: Fallen

  • P. Jewell
AIF Data Base Pryce JEWELL

Family & Early Life

Parents: William and Jane JEWELL of Walsall Wood, STAFFODSHIRE, ENGLAND.
Siblings: Enrest, Maggie, Harold and Clarence JEWELL.

Military Service

War Service – Western Front
Killed in Action “In the Field”, France


Commemorating the Fallen – Yarra Junction Cenotaph – Bob Sutherland 1999.