Thank you to Jim Edwards for this research.
Herbert Tice Nicklin (b late 1897) attested on 10th January 1916 in Dorking and attended the High School. His parents were George Tice and Fanny Nicklin of Falkland House, Falkland Grove. He was mobilised on 26th April into the 1st Reserve battalion (the training battalion) of the Honourable Artillery Company (Infantry) (7509). He went to France in early December to join the 1st Battalion and died of wounds on 9th February 1917. He was buried at Ancre British Cemetery, Beaumont-Hamel and is commemorated in St Paul’s Church.
Hebert’s brother Percy was killed on 1st October 1918, for more information on Percy and the Nicklin family, go to Percy’s page.
|Son of||George Tice and Fanny (nee Softley) of Falkland Grove|
|Brother of||Percy Raymond Nicklin|
|Regiment||1st Battalion. Honourable Artillery Company|
|Date of Death||9th February 1917|
|Place of Death||France|
|Cause of Death||Died of wounds|
|Cemetery||Ancre British Cemetery, Beaumont Hamel, Beaucort, France|