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George WICKS

Regimental number3651
Place of birthKent England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressParkside, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs W R Wicks, 44 Castle Street, Parkside, South Australia
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 10 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 May 1918
Place of burialLa Kreule Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave 12), Hazebrouck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
61
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Emma WICKS.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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