KING, Joseph
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Date Unknown Place of Birth

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Military Service

Served with New Zealand Armed Forces (?) Served in
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Date 3 October 1917 Age
Place of Death Lithgow, Sydney, Australia
Memorial or Cemetery Lithgow cemetery, Sydney, Australia
Memorial Reference Portion 8 Row B
New Zealand Memorials On Memorial wall, Timaru; St Augustine Church War memorial?

Biographical Notes

Son of Frederick and Margaret King.

"At Lithgow, Sydney, on Oct, private Joseph King, beloved son of Nurse King, 10 Rose Street, Timaru, ged 21 years. Private Joseph King, a son of Nurse King, Rose Street, Timaru, who died recently at Lithgow, Sydney, was accorded a military funeral at that town. Forty returned soldiers attended and many other soldiers and cadets were also in the procession." Timaru Herald 1 November 1917.


Cenotaph database (October 2014); N.S.W. Cemeteries Inscription List Lithgow

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Ann Munro, SC branch NZSG

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