|Place of birth||Wandin, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||138 Murphy Street, Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||27|
|Next of kin||Father, William Thomas Kings, 138 Murphy Street, Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Previously rejected for AIF enlistment on grounds of height.|
|Rank on enlistment||Sapper|
|Unit name||5th Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 2|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||14/24/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sapper|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||13th Field Company Engineers|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Taken on strength, 12th Field Company Engineers, Tel el Kebir, 18 March 1916.
Admitted to hospital, 20 March 1916 (pyrexia); transferred to Engineers Training Depot, Serapeum, 13 May 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 7 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 15 June 1916.
Taken on strength, 13th Field Company Engineers, in the field, 29 July 1916.
Wounded in action, 3 September 1916 (gun shot wound, right shoulder); admitted to 5th General Hospital, Rouen, 4 September 1916; reported 'Seriously Ill', 10 September 1916; transferred to England, 13 September 1916, and admitted to 3rd London General Hospital, Wandsworth, 15 September 1916; transferred to 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, 17 October 1916.
Commenced return to Australia from Portland on board HT 'Wiltshire', 12 November 1916; disembarked Melbourne, 31 December 1916; discharged (medically unfit), Melbourne, 25 May 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal