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|First Rank||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
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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?|
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); family.joint.net.au N.S.W. Cemeteries Inscription List Lithgow
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