ID numberPR85/382
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleMartin, James Charles (Private, b.1901 - d.1915
Measurement1 wallet: 1 cm
Object typeLetters
MakerMartin, James Charles
Place madeEgypt: Cairo, Heliopolis
Date made1915
DescriptionLetter dated 26 August 1915 written by Pte James Martin from Heliopolis, Egypt, to his parents in Australia. Private Martin is believed to be the youngest known Australian soldier to die during the First World War. Bereavement card sent to Martin's parents by Mr & Mrs Gibbons after Pte Martin's death.
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