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Montgomery Scott MARTIN

Regimental number3427
Place of birthKingston, South Australia
SchoolEast Adelaide Public School, SA and Randwick Prep School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
Address37 Fifth Avenue, St Peter's, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Waldridge Martin, 37 Fifth Avenue, St Peter's, South Australia
Enlistment date18 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 29th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 7 September 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe died at Bedford Park Sanatorium.
FateReturned to Australia 3 August 1918
Date of death13 August 1920
Age at death24
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
7
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, SA.

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