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Melville Francis Seymour King

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Melville Francis Seymour AWMM
  • Surname
    King AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Melve AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 30610 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    8 April 1897 AWMM CartertonWellington AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Daniel Thomas King (father), Caterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    • 1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
    • Messines AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 30610 AWMM
  • Military service
    17th (Ruahine) Regiment AWMM
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 1916 AWMM
    Age 19 AWMM
    Clerk AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

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
    Died of Sickness, Cause of Death AWMM
    Pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Daniel Thomas King and Mary Jane King.

    Husband of Mary Elizabeth Harris King (nee Laurenson).

    Date of birth on attestation recorded as 1896 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    4 August 1938 AWMM
    Age 41 AWMM
    CartertonWellington AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Clareville Cemetery, Chester Road, Clareville, Carterton, Wairarapa, New Zealand AWMM Plot 6 Block New Sur AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
    Obituary: Wairarapa Time-Age 5 August 1938 AWMM
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name

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Sources

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