Harry MARTIN

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MARTIN, Harry

Service Numbers: Not yet discovered
Enlisted: 1 February 1915, Brisbane, Qld, Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 9th Infantry Battalion
Born: Mt Morgan, Queensland, 30 January 1894
Home Town: Bulimba, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Illness - Pneumonia, [Brisbane Hosptal] Now- Royal Brisbane & Womens' Hospital - Herston, Queensland, 18 August 1915, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Toowong (Brisbane General) Cemetery
(CWGC) Official Commemoration - Grave Location: 18. 124. 14. Brisbane City Council - Interment Record: 18-124-14, Portion 18/Section 124/Grave 14; buried with - Father: Harry Martin.
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World War 1 Service

1 Feb 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 9th Infantry Battalion
1 Feb 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 9th Infantry Battalion, Brisbane, Qld, Australia
26 Feb 1915: Discharged AIF WW1, Private, 9th Infantry Battalion, Discharge (Medical): 26/02/1915, [1st M.D] 1st Medical District - [Brisbane Hospital] Brisbane, Qld., (NAA, Pg-7).

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Biography contributed by Daniel Bishop

Son of Harry MARTIN (Also known as, Harry Baker), & Rebecca (nee McKinley) Baker/Chevalley.

Upon Birth - Name Stated:  Harry Baker, 30/01/1894, Mt Morgan, Qld, Australia (Reg No:  1894/ 11542).

Upon Death - Name Stated:  Harry Martin, 18/08/1915, [Brisbane Hospital] Now-Royal Brisbane & Womens' Hospital - Herston, Qld, Australia (Reg No:  1915/ 21736).

Information Referenced:  Queensland Registry of Births, Deaths & Marriages; Family History Research - "Family History Service".  Brisbane City Council Cemeteries Database - Interment Record of Harry Martin (buried with his Father:  Harry Martin).  (CWGC) Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Casualty Record of Harry Martin.  (DVA) Department of Veterans' Affairs - Commemoration Search - Memorial of Harry Martin, at the Queensland Garden of Remembrance.

 

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