August Martinson


August Martinson
Queenslander Pictorial, supplement to The Queenslander, 29 April 1916, p. 26

Alias Arthur (naturalisation)

Born 17.09.1891

Place Rannametsa, Pärnu, Estonia

Ethnic origin Estonian

Religion Russian Orthodox

Mother Margaret Martinson

Family

Wife Maud Harris (nee Bigger) Martinson, married 1925 Queensland

Residence before arrival at Australia Lived in England for 4 years

Arrived at Australia
from Hull, England
on 11.1913
per Songdal
disembarked at Geelong, Victoria

Residence before enlistment Geelong, Grey Town (Southend), SA, Roma, Qld

Occupation Labourer

Service
service number 3811
enlisted 20.08.1915
POE Roma, Qld
unit 15th Battalion, 1st Anzac Salvage Corps, 15th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1916-1918
final fate RTA 19.10.1918
discharged 16.02.1919 MU

Naturalisation 1925

Residence after the war Canungra district, Brisbane

Died 17.04.1971, Brisbane

Materials

Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Repatriation Medical case file (NAA)

Blog article

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