Service Number: 259
Enlisted: 10 July 1915, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 29th Infantry Battalion
Born: Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 1870
Home Town: Carlton, Melbourne, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Driver
Died: Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia, 1936, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
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World War 1 Service

10 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 259, 29th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Melbourne, Victoria
10 Nov 1915: Involvement Private, SN 259, 29th Infantry Battalion
10 Nov 1915: Embarked Private, SN 259, 29th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Melbourne
24 Dec 1917: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, SN 259, 29th Infantry Battalion, Discharge at the 3rd MIlitary District due to overage

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Martin Hickey and Margaret Hickey nee Gleeson of Bendigo, Victoria

Husband of Martha Hickey nee Zahringer of Neil Street, Carlton, Victoria. James and Martha married during 1893 in Victoria

Commenced return to Australia on 26 September 1917

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