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William Edwin KING

Regimental number465
Place of birthKingstown New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBobby Whitlow, Bingara, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs C King, Bobby Whitlow, Bingara, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 November 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 466 Pte Reuben Herbert KING, 33rd Bn, returned to Australia, 1 February 1918; 467 Pte George Thomas KING, 33rd Bn, killed in action, 27 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 September 1958
Place of burialBingara Cemetery

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