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Edgar Henry KING

Regimental number5127
Place of birthSA
ReligionBaptist
OccupationTeamster
AddressBroome Hill, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs S King, Broome Hill, Western Australia
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal (Altered to Congratulatory Card)


Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death30 October 1985

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