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Albert William PICKLES

Regimental number3066
Place of birthNelson, Lancashire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 8"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Frances Pickles, Mount Barker, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 March 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A45 Bulla on 22 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 18 December 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7803 Pte John Richard PICKLES, 16th Bn, returned to Australia, 28 February 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Konigen Luise', 18 December 1919; disembarked fremantle, 28 January 1920; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 12 February 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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