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Roy Martin

Sergeant

5th Battalion

Killed In Action (KIA) Killed In Action

Medals Earned

  • British War Medal
  • 1914-15 Star
  • Victory Medal

Tree Information

  • Species: Ulmus Sp.
  • Planted By: Mr. J. Jansen
  • Plaque: 1140

Additional Info

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Biography

Roy Marton was born in Ballarat, but enlisted from Clifton Hill on 12th July 1915. He was 18 years old, single and employed as an engineer. He was sent to the 5th Infantry Battalion, with Regimental No. 3349. He was promoted Sergeant during his service. He died of wounds incurred near Albert on 11th February 1917, and is buried at Dernancourt Communal Cemetery, France.
Tree No. 1140

Location in Ballarat Avenue of Honour