The AIF Project

Vincent Robert DICKINSON

Regimental number3
Date of birth--/08/1895
Place of birthThorpdale, Victoria
Address43 Chaucer Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 8"
Weight141 lbs
Next of kinFrancis Dickinson, Shepparton, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 1 year in the Junior Cadets, 1 year in the Senior Cadets and the 58th Infantry Regiment, Citizen's Military Force
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentOrderly Room SGT
Unit name7th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: INF7
Promotion date: 5 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 3 December 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

SourcesNAA: B2455, DICKINSON Vincent Robert

Print format