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Reginald Willon NICHOLSON

Regimental number940
Place of birthLiverpool, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
AddressCoffee Palace, Bay Street, Brighton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 7"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinI J Nicholson, Eden Vale, Huxton, Lancashire, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSt Kilda, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia Discharged
Date of death23 April 1919
Discharge date23 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

Discharged in England at own request.
SourcesNAA: B2455, NICHOLSON Reginald Willon

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