Wilson Martin Unknown date of birth - 21 May 1941 Key details Contribute › Service number8799 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargePrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Report Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Rotorua Citizens War Memorial (World War 2), War Memorial Pa … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilson AWMM SurnameMartin AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number8799 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Report Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Report Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW2 AWMMClerk AWMM Post war occupation Report Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistmentUnknown AWMM51 Haupapa StreetRotoruaNew Zealand AWMM Next of kin on embarkationMr F. Martin (uncle)51 Haupapa StreetRotoruaNew Zealand AWMM Relationship statusUnknown AWMMSingle AWMM Report Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number8799 AWMM Military units Military service Report Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Report Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW2 AWMMRotoruaBay of PlentyNew Zealand AWMM Age on enlistmentWW2 AWMM Report Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW2 AWMMPrivate AWMM Report Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Report Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Report Last known rank Contribute › Last rankPrivate AWMM20 Canterbury Infantry Battalion AWMM Report Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Wilson Martin was the son of William Patrick and Lily Martin, of Rotorua, New Zealand; nephew of Frank Martin, of Rotorua. AWMM Report Death About death Contribute › Age at death23 AWMM Date of death21 May 1941 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathCreteGreece AWMM Death notesCrete AWMM Report Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameSuda Bay War CemeteryCreteGreece AWMM Grave reference12. E. 6. AWMM Report Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameRotorua Citizens War Memorial (World War 2) AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Report Roll of Honour Remember Wilson Martin by laying a poppy. William Patrick Martin William Thomas Martin Wilson Martin Edwin Martin-Smith Gerald Martin-Smith Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Wilson Martin Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedPringle, D., Glue, W. (1957). 20 Battalion and Armoured Regiment. Wellington: Dept. of Internal Affairs, War History Branch. Digital copyhttp://www.nzetc.org/tm/scholarly/tei-WH2-20Ba.htmlSources Used DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1941). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 1 (Embarkations to 31st March, 1940). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMMWW2 1: WW2 121 AWMM Report Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.