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Corporal Albert Martin

1894
Born at St Kilda, VIC
31/7/1915
Enlisted in the AIF, 11th Reinforcements, 8th Battalion, aged 21
11/10/1915
Embarked aboard the HMAT A71 Nestor
Disembarked in Egypt
22/2/1916
TOS 6th Battalion
25/3/1916
Embarked from Alexandria, Egypt
30/3/1916
Disembarked at Marseilles, France
11/4/1916
Admitted to 8th Casualty Clearing Station - influenza
13/4/1916
Admitted to hospital Wimereux, France
27/4/1916
Transferred to 5th Convalescent Depot
17/5/1916
Rejoined unit in the field
31/7/1916
Promoted to Lance Corporal
30/8/1916
Promoted to Corporal
30/4/1917
Killed in action, just after the 1st Battle of Bullecourt
Buried in the field - NNW of Lagnicourt and 7 miles NNE of Albert
Re-interred Queant Road Cemetery, Buissy

Last updated by lee, Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:26:47