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Jack Henson King

Silverdale War Memorial 1939-1945, 2157 East Coast Road, Silverdale 0993. Image provided by John Halpin 2012, CC BY John Halpin 2012

Silverdale War Memorial 1939-1945, 2157 East Coast Road, Silverdale 0993. Image provided by John Hal …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Jack Henson AWMM
  • Surname
    King AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWII 398863 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Manly, Whangaparaoa, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. King (mother), Manly, Whangaparaoa, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 12 December 1942 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWII 398863 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Husband of Lily AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 December 2012 AWMM
    Age 99 AWMM
    TakapunaNorth Shore City AWMM
  • Date of death
    2 December 2012 Public - Rob - Child - 22 April 2015 - Family History
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 4 December 2012 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Silverdale RSA, 43A Vipond Road, Stanmore Bay, Silverdale 0932 AWMM

Roll of Honour

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Leave a note

Leave a tribute or memory of Jack Henson King

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  • we miss you everyday Love your Grandson Ben Sandford, And your great Grandchildren, Lilly Wynta, Harper James and Ruby-Rose Isla Sandford xx
    Public - Ben - Other Relative - 21 April 2015
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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
    Murphy, W. (1966). 2nd New Zealand Divisional Artillery. Wellington, Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copy NZETC
    http://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2Arti.html
    Further Reference
  • References
    • Cooke, P. (2001). Defending New Zealand: ramparts on the sea 1840-1950s. Wellington, N.Z.: Defence of New Zealand Study Group. AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
    • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      WW2 9: WW2 219 AWMM
    • The New Zealand Herald AWMM
      Death Notice: New Zealand Herald, 4 December 2012 AWMM

Contributors

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DateFirst namesLocationRelationshipContact
22 April 2015RobAuckland, New ZealandChild
21 April 2015Benwaihi New ZealandOther Relative

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