|Object type||Black & white - Photomechanical print|
|Place made||Australia: New South Wales, Sydney|
First World War, 1914-1918
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Studio portrait of 3786 Private Alexander Hicken, 3rd Battalion of Auburn, NSW. A labourer prior ...
Studio portrait of 3786 Private Alexander Hicken, 3rd Battalion of Auburn, NSW. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Medic (A7) on 30 December 1915. He was killed in action near La Boiselle, France on 21 July 1916, aged 24. He has no known grave and is remembered with honour on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, France.