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Roy Holcombe KING

Regimental number1352
Place of birthGoulburn New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address44 Harriette Street, Neutral Bay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Louisa King, Harriette Street, Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, D Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 September 1915
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialNo. 2 Outpost Cemetery (Special Memorial No. 1), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Johnson and louisa Helen KING. Native of Sydney
Family/military connectionsCousin (1st): Sergeant Cecil Berkeley JENKINS, 35th Bn, died of wounds, 5 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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