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William Henry HICKMAN

Regimental number2919
Place of birthArgyle Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressFerndale, Argyle SW Railways, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa Hickman, Ferndale, Argyle SW Railways, Western Australia
Enlistment date11 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 27 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX ??)m Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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