KING, John
(Service number 22193)

First Rank Sergeant Last Rank


Date 9 March 1892 Place of Birth

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment
Occupation Farrier
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status
Next of Kin Mrs J. KING (mother), 41 Buchanan Street, Timaru
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 18th Reinforcements Auckland Infantry Battalion, A Company
Date 11 October 1916
Transport Tofua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Plymouth, England
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

Military Awards

Service Medals
Military Awards

Award Circumstances and Date

No information

Prisoner of War Information

Date of Capture
Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
PoW Serial Number
PoW Camps
Days Interned
Liberation Date


Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 1 January 1928 Age 35 yrs
Place of Death Dunedin; of Timaru
Notices Timaru Herald, 3 January 1928
Memorial or Cemetery Timaru Cemetery
Memorial Reference General Section, Row 5, Plot 361
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Son of John and Helen KING.


Cenotaph Database [09 June 2014]; Headstone image Timaru Cemetery (Timaru District Council) [09 June 2014]

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