Martin Thos GOULD

Regimental number72
Place of birthBlenheim, New Zealand
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBoundary rider
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs A. Lucas, 47 Majoribanks Street, Wellington, New Zealand
Enlistment date9 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 October 1914
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29845 (1 December 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62 (19 April 1917)

FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1918
Miscellaneous information from
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Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Gold Medal (Serbia)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, Gold Medal (Serbia), 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 April 1931