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Michael HICKEY

Regimental number4310
Place of birthMt Elliot Vic
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStudent
AddressShire Street, West Wyalong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Andrew Hickey, Shire Street, West Wyalong, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 3 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26-27 September 1917
Place of burialButtes New British Cemetery (Plot XXIV, Row A, Grave No. 17), Polygon Wood, Zonnebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
115
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Christina HICKEY. Native of Corryong, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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