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Clifford TICKNER

Regimental number5469
Place of birthGoulburn New South Wales
SchoolBungonia Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressTallong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, R E Tickner, Tallong, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A49 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 September 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot XVIII, Row C, Grave No. II), Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert Edward and Elizabeth Martha TICKNER. Native of Spring Pond, Bungonia, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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