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Herbert (Bert) Martin

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Herbert (Bert) Martin
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Personal Information
Date of Birth 19 Jul 1885
Place of Birth Kelmscott, Western Australia
Death 15 Jun 1963, aged 77
Place of Death Mandurah, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 56 years, 8 months
Occupation Orchardist
Religion Church of England
Address Kelmscott, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Ruby Alice Martin
Military Information
Reg Number W67642
Date of Enlistment 22 Mar 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2nd (Fremantle) VDC Battalion
Post War Details
Fate Remained in Australia



Pre War

Herbert married Ruby Alice Lockhart (1892 - 1972) on 22 Oct 1913 in Gosnells. Ruby died in Perth on 6 Oct 1972. They had three children: Juanita Daphne Martin (1914 - 1986); Ernest Gordon Martin (1917 - 2000); and Phillip Herbert Martin DFC & Bar (1923 - 2010).

Electoral Roll entries: 1910 - 1943 at Kelmscott, orchardist.

War Service

discharged on 30 Jul 1944

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 at Kelmscott, orchardist; 1954 - 1958 at 17 Pinjarra road, Mandurah, retired.

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