The Australian Boer War Memorial
Anzac Parade Canberra
|Trooper Arthur Martin|
Name of Ancestor: Arthur Martin
Ancestor's date of birth: 01/01/1882
Ancestor's date of death: Detail not provided.
Cause of Death: Detail not provided.
Service Number: 1717
Colony or State of enlistment: NSW, Place of Enlistment: Sydney
Unit: 3 Bn Australian Commonwealth Horse
Rank attained in Boer War: TPR, Date Effective: 01/02/1902
Highest Rank attained (if served after war): No evidence of post Boer War service.
Murray Page: 181
Contingent: Second Australian
Ship: Manhattan, Date of Sailing: 01/04/1902
Memorial details: Detail not provided.
Decorations: Queen's South Africa Medal with clasp SA02
Personal Characteristics: Born Darling Harbour Balmain, a Boilermaker by profession.
Reasons to go and fight: Detail not provided.
Details of service in war: No action seen.
Service and life after the Boer War: Returned to Australia 13 August 1902 on the Drayton Grange. No further details provided.
Name of Descendant Robyn Hall Egan, Beechwood NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Granddaughter