Wickham

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Wickham is an inner suburb of Newcastle, and is located 3km from the city centre, on the  Hunter River in New South Wales. 

Wickham which was a misspelling of 'Whickham', a suburb of Newcastle upon Tyne in the north of England. It means 'village by the creek'. Wickham was proclaimed a Municipality in the NSW Government Gazette, 27 February 1871,largely by the efforts of James Hannell, who became Wickham's first mayor.

Names

Showing 8 people of interest from Wickham

PARDEY, Leslie James

Service number 871
Private
55th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Nov 1893

FEGAN, Don

Service number 1501
Sergeant
3rd Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jun 1883

PARDEY, Harold

Service number 1761
Lance Corporal
1st Battalion Imperial Camel Corps
AIF WW1
Born Nov 1889

HUMPHREYS, William Joseph Harold

Service number 3964
Driver
13th Field Artillery Brigade
AIF WW1
Born 26 Oct 1896

JAMES, Oliver William

Service number 1381
Lance Corporal
4th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1893

DOUGLASS, Andrew George

Service number 11950
Private
5th Machine Gun Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Mar 1896

TOLL, Thorold

Service number 2695
Private
4th Machine Gun Company
AIF WW1
Born 24 Apr 1894

SEYMOUR, William Lester

Service number 2651
Private
34th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jan 1897

Memorials

Showing 4 memorials of interest from Wickham

Wickham Honey Suckle Point (H.S.P.) Loco Railway Workshops Roll of Honour

Newcastle Interchange, Stewart Avenue
Wickham, Newcastle - New South Wales, Australia

Wickham Public School Great War Honour Roll

Newcastle Interchange, Platform 1, Stewart Avenue, between Beresford and Station Streets
Wickham, Newcastle - New South Wales, Australia

Wickham "Citizens of Wickham" Volunteers Honour Roll

Mayfield - Waratah RSL Sub-Branch, 48 Baker Street
Wickham, Newcastle - New South Wales, Australia

Wickham St James' Anglican Church Honour Roll

Location Unknown
Wickham, Newcastle - New South Wales, Australia

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