Wilfred Lievesley NICKSON MID

NICKSON, Wilfred Lievesley

Service Number: 2011
Enlisted: 19 October 1914, Newcastle
Last Rank: Staff Sergeant
Last Unit: 4th Field Ambulance
Born: Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, 29 January 1894
Home Town: Newcastle, Hunter Region, New South Wales
Schooling: Maitland High School, Newcastle CollegiateCollege and the University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Medical Student - later Medical Practitioner
Died: Natural causes, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, 14 November 1953, aged 59 years
Cemetery: Newcastle Memorial Park, Beresfield, New South Wales
Cremated
Memorials: Maitland High School Roll of Honour, Newcastle Surf Club Life Saving Brigade Honor Roll
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World War 1 Service

19 Oct 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 2011, 4th Field Ambulance, Newcastle
22 Dec 1914: Involvement SN 2011, 4th Field Ambulance
22 Dec 1914: Embarked SN 2011, 4th Field Ambulance, HMAT Berrima, Melbourne
22 Dec 1914: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, 4th Field Ambulance
8 Feb 1915: Promoted AIF WW1, Staff Sergeant, 4th Field Ambulance
27 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Staff Sergeant, SN 2011, 4th Field Ambulance, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
25 Jul 1915: Wounded AIF WW1, Staff Sergeant, SN 2011, 4th Field Ambulance, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli, Shrapnel wound right thigh
12 Dec 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Staff Sergeant, SN 2011, 4th Field Ambulance, HT Star of England, Portland for invalding to Australia - disembaking Sydney 29 JNUry 1916.
28 Jan 1916: Honoured Mention in Dispatches, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
16 Jun 1916: Discharged AIF WW1, Staff Sergeant, SN 2011, 4th Field Ambulance, Medically unfit

World War 2 Service

26 Mar 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Surgeon Lieutenant, Royal Australian Navy Volunteer Reserve
25 Oct 1946: Discharged Royal Australian Navy, Surgeon Lieutenant, Royal Australian Navy Volunteer Reserve
Date unknown: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Lieutenant

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