William MARTIN

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MARTIN, William

Service Number: 110
Enlisted: 19 August 1914, Enlisted at Melbourne
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 6th Infantry Battalion
Born: Aisthorpe, England, 1892
Home Town: Northcote, Darebin, Victoria
Schooling: Church of England School, England
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Killed in action, Gallipoli, 25 April 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
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World War 1 Service

19 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 110, 6th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Melbourne
19 Oct 1914: Involvement Private, SN 110, 6th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
19 Oct 1914: Embarked Private, SN 110, 6th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Hororata, Melbourne

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Arrived in Australia aged 18 years

Address at the time of enlistment was 30 Bower Street, Northcote, Victoria

Son of Norris Martin of Foldingworth, Lincoln, England

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