Tag Archives: Hicks

Its an Honour – Vin Cosgrove OAM 2015

Congratulations to Vin Cosgrove on being awarded an OAM General Division in the 2015 Australia Day Honours Awards for Services to Veterans and their Families and to Education. Vin and Nancy speak to many high schools and also other groups every … Continue reading

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And I Thought there were no Miners in our Family – Discovering Uncle Alex Hicks

When asked about my family in the early European days of the Northern Illawarra, I’d always responded “We were farmers, not miners.” Mum had shared stories about the Hicks Family so I felt confident that, and surprisingly for an Illawarra … Continue reading

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1 – Discovering the Stories of the Glen Roy Bungalow’s WWI Owners – Henry “Harry” Thomas Hicks Jnr & Eva Kate

Note from Kerrie I had a Grandfather, Uncles and distant Cousins, serve in WWI, including Great Great Uncle “Harry” Hicks, aka Captain Henry Thomas Hicks Jnr of the 34th Battalion of the AIF, who served in France and Belgium on … Continue reading

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