David Martin (Governor)

David Martin (Governor)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Rear Admiral Sir David James Martin KCMG AO RAN (15 April 1933 - 10 August 1990) was a senior officer of the Royal Australian Navy and later Governor of New South Wales. Born in Sydney on the 15 April 1933, Martin came from a long line of naval officers. He was descended from Lieutenant George Johnston, one of the Royal Marines of the First Fleet, and the convict Esther Abrahams. Their son Robert was the first Australian born person to enlist in the Royal Navy, which he joined in 1805. In 1942, when David was nine years old, his father was lost in action following the sinking of HMAS Perth of which he was Deputy Commander.show more

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  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Dicho
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135963600
  • 9786135963601