Reginald HICKLING MID

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HICKLING, Reginald

Service Number: 3059
Enlisted: 6 July 1915
Last Rank: Second Lieutenant
Last Unit: 51st Infantry Battalion
Born: West Bromwich, England, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Mount Barker, Plantagenet Shire, Western Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: House Painter
Died: Killed in action, Belgium, 12 October 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Tyne Cot Cemetery and Memorial
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)*
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World War 1 Service

6 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3059, 11th Infantry Battalion
7 Jul 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3059, 11th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
13 Sep 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3059, 11th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '10' embarkation_place: Fremantle embarkation_ship: HMAT Themistocles embarkation_ship_number: A32 public_note: ''
1 Mar 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 51st Infantry Battalion
28 Aug 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 51st Infantry Battalion
25 Sep 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 51st Infantry Battalion
3 Apr 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 3059, He suffered a mild bullet wound to arm. He rejoined his unit on the 9/4/1917
9 Apr 1917: Honoured Mention in Dispatches
31 Aug 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 51st Infantry Battalion
12 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 51st Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

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