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Frederick Benjamin HICKS

Regimental number3141
Place of birthFremantle Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTea taster
Address38 Russell Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Richard Hicks, 38 Russell Street, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 18 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6324 Pte Richard Ernest Woodland HICKS MM, 28th Bn, returned to Australia, 23 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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