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Private Charles Wesley King

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Friday 27 August 1915 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
KING, CHARLES WESLEY
Additional information:
Son of Charles and Esther King, of Westbrook Avenue, Wahroonga, New South Wales.
Cemetery:
LONE PINE MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
59.
Country:
Australian

Possible matches

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Record identifier:
People (P10097110)
Name recorded:
Private Charles Wesley King 373
Unit:
17th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1493770)
Name recorded:
Private King, Charles Wesley 373
Unit:
17th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1891682)
Name recorded:
Private King, Charles Wesley 373
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10494957)
Name recorded:
Private Charles Wesley King 373
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
12 May 1915
Record identifier:
People (P10986394)
Name recorded:
Private Charles Wesley King 373
Unit:
17th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
22 March 1915
Date of fate:
27 August 1915
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2450883)
Name recorded:
Private King, Charles Wesley 373
Unit:
17th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
Roll of Honour (R1641902)
Name recorded:
Private King, Charles Wesley 373
Unit:
17th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10245213)
Name recorded:
Private Charles Wesley King 373
Unit:
17th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of death:
27 August 1915
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Name:
Corporal King
Context:
other
Date:
26 Aug 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Signal Company. (page 190)