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Douglas Eric MARTIN

Regimental number914
Place of birthDandenong, Victoria
Other NamesEric Douglas
SchoolDandenong State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMarket gardener
AddressBend Road, Dandenong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWilliam Henry Martin, Bend Road, Dandenong, Victoria
Enlistment date2 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
FateDied of wounds 25 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death21.11
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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