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Ernest George KING

Regimental number1720
Place of birthMiller's Forest, Hunter River, New South Wales
OccupationTrain guard
AddressP O Miller Forest, Raymond Terrace,
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, G King, Miller Forest, Raymond Terrace
Enlistment date15 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 September 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Eliza KING. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death28 April 1940
Age at death49
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium, New South Wales

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