Biography

Birth date: 24 October 1943
Death date: 13 May 1968
Death place: South Vietnam
Final rank: Corporal
Service number: 215745 - Vietnam, 1962-1975
Unit: 1st Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment

Rolls and Awards

Roll of Honour

  • Rank: Corporal
  • Date of Death: 13 May 1968
  • Unit: 1st Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment

Collection Items

Photograph

P07901.001

Informal portrait of 215745 Corporal (Cpl) Robert Bernard Hickey, 1 Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (1RAR), of Holsworthy, NSW. He is drinking a beer at the Parramatta Returned and Services League (RSL) club. He was the first Vietnam veteran to join the Parramatta RSL, on his return to...

P07901.001

Timeline

Date of birth 1943-10-24
Date of death 1968-05-13