MARTIN John        There is no photo available as at February 2023

Service Number 64004  2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance

Born:15th May 1896 Tambourine

Died : 24th February 1990 Queensland

Buried :  Mundoolan Cemetery 

Parents : Robert and Jennie nee Tait

Wife :  Eva Margaret nee Dogherty

Enlisted                      18th May 1918 Brisbane

Embarked :                 14th September 1918 Port Darwin

Returned to Australia : 3rd July 1919 Malta

 Armistice 1918 :         Egypt

Medals :    British War Medal       34505

Connection : Born in Tambourine

Memorial :                 

                    The Honour Roll Tamborine Memorial Hall

                    Logan Village Museum Honour Roll

                    The Soldiers & Nurses of the Beaudesert District in WW1 (1914-1919) David Mason 

Cannot find reference on the RSL Virtual Memorial Wall, the Virtual War Memorial Australia or Discovering ANZACS National Library Australia.


 MARTIN Robert Patrick Wright

Service Number 5073 26th Battalion 13th Reinforcements

Birth : 13th September 1887 Tambourine

Death: 4th October 1917 Belgium                (30 years 21 days)

Buried : The Ypres Gate Panel 23 Belgium

Parents : Robert and Jennie nee Tait

Enlisted :    3rd January 1916 Brisbane

Embarked : 4th May 1916 HMAT A49 Seang Choon

Medals : British War Medal   39330

             Victory Medal         38955

Memorial Plaque and Scroll 339430

Connection : Lived and worked in Tambourine. 

Memorials :    Mundoolun Cemetery.                         

                    Beaudesert War Memorial 

                     Beenleigh War Memorial                     

                    The Honour Roll of Tamborine 

                     Jimboomba District Honour Board         


                     The Honour Roll Tamborine Honour Board

                     Logan Village Museum Honour Roll 

                     Merin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres "Salient) 

                     The Soldiers and Nurses of the Beaudesert District WW1 (1914-1919) David Mason 


 Beaudesert Times 25/1/1918 Mundoolun Memorial Servive : A Memorial Service for the late Private Martin will be held in the Mundoolun Church next Sunday morning at 11o’clock.