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Albert Edward HICKS

Regimental number3861
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
OccupationTram conductor
AddressGreen Street, Job's Gully, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, T Hicks, Green Street, Job's Gully, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 794 Pte Alma Union Lisle HICKS, 7th Bn, returned to Australia, 20 October 1918; 2584 Sergeant Thomas Hector HICKS MM & Bar, 7th Bn, returned to Australia, 31 March 1919.
Date of death5 August 1966

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