Henry Aubrey King

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First name: Henry

Middle name: Aubrey

Last name: King

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Henry Aubrey King embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on A15 Star Of England, 24 Sept. 1914 and served with the 2nd Australian Light Horse Regiment in Gallipoli and Egypt. He was wounded in action at the Dardanelles and returned to active service Dec. 1915. He returned to Australia on HT Wiltshire 20 Dec. 1917 and was discharged 25 Jan. 1918

The European War, ca. 1914-1918 / William Henry Dyson
All’s fair in love and war ...

Don’t know why, but I love this image ... Life goes on despite the weary body language of both the Aussie soldier and the European woman. Both seem sick and tired of their situations; but the eye contact still seems to be intense in the middle of all that mayhem. See pic.

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