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Charles Joseph Martin

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Nominal Roll Vol 3 (Roll 57), Page: 6 - No known copyright restrictions
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Charles Joseph AWMM
  • Surname
    Martin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 40593 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    7 January 1887 Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra Te KopuruNorthland Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs E. Martin (wife), Aitken Terrace, Kingsland, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1914-1919 Western Front AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 40593 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Carter/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    • Height, WWI AWMM
      5' 8" AWMM
    • Weight, WWI AWMM
      164 lb AWMM

Last known rank

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  • Last rank

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked Wellington, 14 March 1917; disembarked Devonport, England, 21 May 1917, and marched in to Sling Camp.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 21 June 1917; joined 2nd Bn, Auckland Infantry Regiment, 8 July 1917.
    Wounded in action, 18 October 1917, and admitted to 2/1 East Lancashire Field Ambulance (mustard gas shell); transferred to No 2 Canadian Casualty Clearing Station, 20 October 1917; to No 14 General Hospital, Wimereux, 22 October 1917; to England, 29 October 1917, and admitted to 1st Birmingham War Hospital, Rednal, 30 October 1917.
    Transferred to No 1 NZ General hospital, Brockenhurst, 16 November 1917; discharged to NZ Command Depot, Codford, 4 January 1918; attached to NZ Reserve Group, Sling Camp, 4 March 1918.
    Proceeded overseas to France, 15 April 1918; joined No 1 NZ Entrenching Bn, in the field, 19 May 1918.
    Joined 2nd Bn, Auckland Infantry Regiment, in the field, 29 August 1918.
    Wounded in action (second occasion), 29 September 1918 (multiple gun shot wounds, face), and admitted to No 3 NZ Field Ambulance; discharged to unit, 3 October 1918; rejoined unit, in the field, 5 October 1918.
    Appointed Lance Corporal, 1 October 1918; promoted Corporal, 1 December 1918.
    Commenced return to New Zealand from London on board HMNZT 'Tahiti', 27 May 1919; discharged, 1 August 1919.
    Total war service: 2 years 261 days (of which 2 years 113 days were abroad)

    Parents: James (b. England) and Eliza (b. New Zealand) MARTIN AWMM
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Death

About death

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  • Death
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      57: 6 AWMM
    • NZEF Peter Dennis, UNSW Canberra AWMM
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