Joseph Bertie MARTIN

Regimental number2400
Place of birthEngland
SchoolPublic School, England
Age on arrival in Australia22
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressGoden-grove, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinSister, Miss Mary Martin, Goden-grove, South Australia
Enlistment date23 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death30
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 18), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Tom and Esther Ann MARTIN