KING, George Henry
(Service number 6/2182)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||28 September 1893||Place of Birth||Temuka|
|Address at Enlistment||Leath Bury Street, Sumner|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||W. VIRGIN (brother-in-law), Sumner, Christchurch|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||5th Reinforcements|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||Canterbury Infantry Battalion|
|Transport||Maunganui or Tahiti or Aparima|
|Embarked From||Wellington||Destination||Suez, Egypt|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||5 May 1949||Age||54 years|
|Place of Death||Christchurch|
|Memorial or Cemetery||Ruru Lawn Cemetery, Christchurch|
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George Henry King was the youngest son of Thomas and Isabella (née Miles) King. He was educated at Temuka School. He married Phyllis Olive Greenfiedl on 1 May 1930.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [08 August 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [07 August 2017]
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