Charles Henry KLING

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KLING, Charles Henry

Service Number: 594
Enlisted: 29 December 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 49th Infantry Battalion
Born: Maryborough, Queensland, 26 June 1895
Home Town: Apple Tree Creek, Bundaberg, Queensland
Schooling: Musgrave Park State School
Occupation: Cane cutter/book-maker
Died: Killed in Action, France, 5 April 1918, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Ribemont Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme
Memorials: Apple Tree Creek Honour Board, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Isis District Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

29 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 594, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Brisbane, Queensland
5 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 594, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
5 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 594, 42nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Sydney
5 Apr 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 594, 49th Infantry Battalion, Villers-Bretonneux

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Biography

The three KLING brothers, sons of Jes Antonson Kling and Marie Beyer;

1. 354 Pte. John Anton Kling (/explore/people/75587) - returned to Australia

2. 1091 Pte. Victor Edward Nelson Kling (/explore/people/188854) - returned to Australia

3. 594 Pte. Charles Henry Kling (/explore/people/92056) - Killed in Action in France on 05 Apr 1918

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