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Reginald Louis NICHOLLS

Regimental number37543
Place of birthToorak, Victoria
SchoolToorak College, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStock salesman
AddressSouth Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Julia Mary Nicholls, Punt Hill, South Yarra, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Boer War: wounded at Spion Kop.
Enlistment date8 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 30
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollArtillery Details
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded; died at 11th Army General Hospital.
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Date of death3 August 1918
Age at death41
Age at death from cemetery records40
Place of burialBooroondara Cemetery, Kew, Victoria
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
22
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, Victoria.

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