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Ernest MARTIN

Regimental number5870
Place of birthDelegate, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBertery Bank, Delegate, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Martin, 72 City Road, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date13 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 February 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Emily MARTIN
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 July 1935
Age at death41
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, New South Wales

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