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Reginald Avery WICKS

Regimental number5265
Place of birthArarat Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMessenger
AddressAvoca Road, Ararat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinR Stephens, Avoca Road, Ararat, Victoria
Enlistment date29 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 November 1978
Age at death78
Place of burialArarat Cemetery, Victoria

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