The AIF Project

Vivian Bernford MARTIN

Regimental number5148
Place of birthStrahan, Tasmania
SchoolStrahan State School, Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressStrahan, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Mr T M Martin, Strahan, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed in the Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
FateNo details of fate entered on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death20.2
Place of burialBulls Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 28), Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: thomas and Mary MARTIN, Strahan, Tasmania
Family/military connectionsCousin to Pte J T Martin killed in Palestine Nov 1917.

Print format