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John Thomas HICKS

Regimental number459
Place of birthDungog New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer
AddressWindsor, Bennett Street, Bondi, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, G Hicks, Hospital Hill, Dungog, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 67884 Pte George Sydney HICKS, 27th NSW Reinforcements, ship recalled November 1918 owing to cessation of hostilities.
Other details

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

Date of death8 June 1950

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