Born: 11th September 1915, Ipswich.
Died: 22nd November 1940; age: 25; Motor Launch 127 – mined and sunk off the Thames estuary.
Residence: ‘Roisden’ 42, Belvedere Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Leading Stoker; Service Number: C/KX 86541; Regiment: Royal Navy, H.M. Motor Launch 127.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William Newton King & Ethel Adelaide King, of Ipswich.
Father: William Newton King, born 1876, Ipswich – a Mechanical Draughtsman.
Mother: Ethel Adelaide King (nee Reeks), born 1877, Grantham, Lincolnshire.
Probate to William Newton King, a Draughtsman.