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Eugene Alexander NICKER

Regimental number52858
Date of birth24 June 1899
Place of birthGippsland, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address7 Yarra Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 8.5"
Weight156 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Laura Nicker, 7 Yarra Street, Abbotsford, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 April 1918
Place of enlistmentFitzroy, Victoria
Unit name2nd General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Discharge date9 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Essex', 15 June 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 25 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 9 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, NICKER Eugene Alexander

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