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Richard Edward FRICKER

Regimental number537
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationAssitant Station Master Victorian Railways
Address49 Cowper Street, Footscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWilliam C Fricker, 49 Cowper Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date9 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPay Corporal
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death6 September 1957
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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