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Henry Leslie MARTIN

Regimental number6067
Place of birthCosterfield, Victoria
SchoolCosterfield State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinBrother, J W Martin, Electric Station, Northam, Western Australia
Enlistment date8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 February 1917
Place of death or woundingBapaume, Somme Sector, France
Age at death46
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialBancourt British Cemetery (Plot IX, Row K, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
80
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Emily Anne MARTIN. Native of Costerfield, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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