Biography

Final rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
  • Date of embarkation: 10 May 1915
  • Place of embarkation: Melbourne

Collection Items

Digitised Collection (1)

Newspaper cuttings relating to James Charles Martin, 1915-1916 RCDIG0001457

Digitised Collection

Newspaper cuttings relating to James Charles Martin, 1915-1916

Newspaper cuttings relating to the First World War service of 1553 Private James Charles Martin, 21st Battalion. These cuttings relate to the torpedoing of the troop transport Southland in September 1915 whilst en route from Egypt to Gallipoli, and also the death of Martin in October of that year....

RCDIG0001457

Timeline

Date of embarkation 1915-05-10
Date and unit at appointment (Officers) 1915-06-10 Commanding Officer of the 21st Battalion.