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Joseph Freebury KING

Regimental number14462
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
OccupationMotor mechanic
Address5 Tough Street, Hawthorn, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Joseph King, 5 Tough Street, Hawthorn, Victoria
Previous military service53rd Infantry
Enlistment date27 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAustralian Wireless Squadron 1, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Wireless Signal Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 22 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death29 October 1971

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