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Thomas William MARTIN

Regimental number1950
Place of birthArarat, Victoria
SchoolArarat and Scarsdale State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressArarat PO, Ararat, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Margaret Jane Martin, Ararat PO, Ararat, Victoria
Enlistment date27 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 September 1918
Place of death or woundingHamel, France
Age at death29
Place of burialCerisy-Gailly French National Cemetery (Plot I, Row E, grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Caroline MARTIN; husband of Margaret MARTIN, Marnoo, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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