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Henry Venn KING

Date of birth7 December 1842
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier and colliery proprietor
AddressGowrie, Kingsthorpe, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation73
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie Stewart King, Gowrie, Kingsthorpe, Queensland
Enlistment date24 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentColonel
Unit nameAustralian Remount Unit 2, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number28/3/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollColonel
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Remount Unit


Unit: 2nd Australian Remount Unit
Promotion date: 24 September 1915

FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1916
Other details

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

Date of death1929
Place of burialToowoomba Cemetery, Queensland

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