We remember Herbert Kong Meng

We remember Herbert Kong Meng

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Timeline

1861
sibling Agnes Martin Kong Meng Source:9406726 1861
1862
sibling Alice Louisa Kong Meng Source:9406731 1862
1862
sibling Arthur Alex Kong Meng Source:9406738 1862
1863
sibling Beatrice Mary Fi Kong Meng Source:9406734 1863
1865
sibling Clara Ellen Kong Meng Source:9406749 1865
1866
birth Melbourne Victoria Australia Source:9406682 Source:8256448 1866
1867
sibling Sidney Kong Meng Source:9406718 1867
1868
sibling Alice Maud Kong Meng Source:9406734 1868
1870
sibling Melbourne Kong Meng Source:9406755 1870
1872
sibling May Emma Kong Meng Source:9406752 1872
1874
sibling Walter Kong Meng Source:9406761 1874
1876
sibling Reginald Kong Meng Source:9406757 1876
1877
sibling George Kong Meng Source:9406682 1877
1880
sibling Alfred Oscar Kong Meng Source:9406728 1880
1914
enlistment Broadmeadows Victoria Australia Source:8256448 1914
1914
service Australian Imperial Force Sergeant 21 7th Transport Battalion 7th Transport Battalion Source:8256448 1st September 1914
1914
dates Age 38 Source:8256448 1st September 1914
1914
events HMAT Hororata Embarkation Melbourne Australia Source:8256448 19th October 1914
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:8256448 5th April 1915 - 3rd November 1915
1915
awards Gallipoli Medal Other War Service Award Source:8256448 1915
1917
events Left France embarked from England On His Way Home Etaples France 22/7/17 Emb per H.S "A71" from Eng for return to Australia for Home Service Rheum & Lordosis Authority LDN 60/2-17 Source:8256448 1st May 1917 - 22nd July 1917
1917
hospitalisation Ship returned to Australia on: Nestor 24/09/1917 Hospital/Institution Source:8256448 11th October 1917 - 16th October 1917
1917
discharge Source:8256448 30th October 1917
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8256448
events Light Horse Previous Military Service Australia Source:8256448
employment Grazier Uknown Australia Source:8256448
1954
death Not War Related Euroa, Victoria Australia Source:9406693 1954

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Herbert
Initials H
Last Name Kong Meng
Source 8256448
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 21 7th Transport Battalion 7th Transport Battalion Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Gallipoli Medal Other War Service Award
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann - Annie Kong Meng nee Prussia mother
Lowe Kong Meng - Correct Chinese Name But Kong Meng given names became surname in Australia father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Kong Meng brother 1877
Sidney Kong Meng brother 1867
Agnes Martin nee Kong Meng sister 1861
Alfred Oscar Kong Meng brother 1880
Alice Louisa Kong Meng sister 1862
Alice Maud Kong Meng sister 1868
Arthur Alex Kong Meng brother 1862
Clara Ellen Kong Meng sister 1865
May Emma Kong Meng sister 1872
Melbourne Kong Meng brother 1870
Reginald Kong Meng brother 1876
Walter Kong Meng brother 1874
Beatrice Mary Fi Kong Meng sister 1863
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Brown Dark
DateHeightSource
1917-09-01 5'4"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-01 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia
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