HOWE Hedley Vicars

Date of Enlistment 09/09/1914
Birthplace Singleton, New South Wales
Next of kin Mother, Mrs A Howe, Methodist Ladies College, Wayville, Adelaide, South Australia
Occupation Seaman and Pearler
Age on Enlistment 22
Service Number 188
Rank 2nd Lieutenant
Unit 11th Battalion, B Company
Fate RTA
Date of Fate Event 04/07/1919
Returned to Broome post WWI Yes
Other Information First Contingent from Broome
Mention in Despatches: Awarded, and promulgated, ‘London Gazette’ No. 31089 (31 December 1918); ‘Commonwealth Gazette’ No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: “25 September 1918 and 6 January 1919”