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James Harold WICKS

Date of birth21 January 1891
Place of birthBayswater, Victoria
AddressEast Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name8th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: 8th Battalion
Promotion date: 1 June 1916


Unit: 8th Battalion
Promotion date: 10 August 1917

FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918
Discharge date30 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded, 20 September 1917; 9 August 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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