Biographical entry Martin, Charles J.
Sir Charles Martin joined the Wallaby Club in 1899 and maintained his membership through until 1902. Martin was Professor of Physiology at the University of Melbourne (1900-1903) prior to his appointment as Director of the Lister Institute of Preventative Medicine in London (1903-1930). During this period he was also Professor of Experimental Pathology at London (??) from 1912. However, during World War I he served with the Australian Infantry Forces (AIF). He later returned to Australia to work on animal nutrition at the CSIR Division of Animal Nutrition in South Australia and was Professor of Biochemistry and Physiology at the University of Adelaide.
- 1899 - 1902
- Membership - Wallaby Club
Sources used to compile this entry: Attwood, Harold (ed.), The Centenary History of the Wallaby Club, Landscape Publications, Mont Albert, 1993. List of members page 137, additional references page 23.
Prepared by: Gavan McCarthy
Created: 11 January 2007, Last modified: 16 February 2007
A Private Club
The Wallaby Club is a Melbourne-based walking club established in 1894 with a strong bias towards good fellowship, talking and an appreciation of both the natural and built environments. Membership is strictly limited and is by invitation only.
Dates and details of annual walks from 1894.