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John MARTIN

Regimental number608
Place of birthDuntosher, Dumbartonshire, Scotland
Place of birthHardgate, Scotland
SchoolHozier Street School, Glasgow, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia32
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngine driver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinSister, Mrs Elizabeth Mackey, 5 Clyde View Terrace, Glasgow, Scotland
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateDied of injuries 16 August 1918
Place of death or woundingGlasgow, Scotland
Age at death59
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Margaret MARTIN
Age at death58
Place of burialRutherglen Cemetery (Row G, Grave No. 470), Scotland

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