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George Arthur KING

Regimental number106
Place of birthEssex England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressNorfolk Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, G B King, 'Marshalls,' Epping, Essex, England
Enlistment date13 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia,
30 Officers and 982 Other Ranks embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' on 29 June 1915; 12 others embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A36 'Thirty-Six' on 12 July 1916. From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish the latter 12.
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 April 1916
Date of death30 April 1960
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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