KING, Thomas William
(Service number 12204)

First Rank Rifleman Last Rank


Date 2 June 1888 Place of Birth Temuka

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Hornbrook Street, Temuka
Occupation Labourer
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Mrs KAY (sister), Hornbrook Street, Temuka
Next of Kin
Religion Church of England
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Unit, Squadron, or Ship 3rd Reinforcements, 3rd Battalion, G Company
Date 6 May 1916
Transport Mokoia or Navua
Embarked From Wellington Destination Suez, Egypt
Other Units Served With
Last Unit Served With

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Where Captured and by Whom
Actions Prior to Capture
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Date Reason

Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses

Post-war Occupations


Date 22 December 1964 Age 76 years
Place of Death
Memorial or Cemetery
Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Thomas William King was the eldest son of Thomas and Isabella (née Miles) King. He was educated at Temuka School. .


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [08 August 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [07 August 2017]

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