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David King


22nd Battalion

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Fraxinus Excelsior
  • Planted By: Hon. Sir A. J. Peacock, M.L.A.
  • Plaque: 3571

Additional Info

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Born in Ballarat, David King was a single 25 year old clerk at the time of his enlistment in Melbourne, Victoria on the 14th of February 1918. His unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on the 1st of May 1918.
David returned to Australia on the 15th of December 1919 and was discharged on the 30th of January 1920 as medically unfit.

Tree No. 3571

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour