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William MARTIN

Regimental number1807
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressGPO, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Charlie Martin, Lahey Lane, Hall Green Birmingham, England
Enlistment date5 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialHeilly Station Cemetery (Plot VI, Row c, Grave No. 10), Mericourt-L'Abbe, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
148
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charley and Mary MARTIN, 35 Lakey Lane, Hall Green, Birmingham, England

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