Died : 20 Oct 1918
Rank : Private
Service no at death: 17846
Surname: NICKLEN
Forename: ROGER JOHN
Initials: R J
Date of Birth 1880
Place of BirthAlderholt
Place of Birth SourceCommonwealth War Grave
Schools attended
Employment / tradeGamekeeper/ out of work
Place of work
Family (parents and grandparents)Son of Frank and Mary Nicklen of Gravel Pitt, Alderholt. Father was a farmer/gamekeeper
Spouse Name
Regiment at call-upDorsetshire Regiment
Regiment at discharge
Rank at call-upPrivate
Service no at call-up17846
Date of attestation -
Date of call-up -
Area reported toBrockenhurst
Naval vessels served
Decorations and awards
Other service details6th Bn, D. Coy
Other rank
Other service no
Service facts
Age at death38
Date of death 20 Oct 1918
Regiment at deathDorsetshire Regiment
Battalion at death6th Bn.
Rank at deathPrivate
Circumstances of deathDied of Wounds
Service no at death17846
Field of action at deathFrance & Flanders
Place of deathFrance
Location of graveSt Sever Cemetery Extension Rouen
PositionS. II. R. 9.
Other memorialsNamed on Memorial and plaque at St James, Alderholt
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