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Francis Barry Martin

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Portrait of Frank Martin, Canterbury Infantry Regiment. Image published in the New Zealand Free Lance, 15th October 1915.

Portrait of Frank Martin, Canterbury Infantry Regiment. Image published in the New Zealand Free Lanc …

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Barry AWMM
  • Surname
    Martin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 7/744 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    21 April 1886 AWMM AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Knowles Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    WW1 Mrs E. Martin (wife), 61 Knowles Street, Christchurch, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 14 December 1914 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 7/744 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    27 August 1915 AWMMKilled in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of Frances Elizabeth Martin (nee Fuhrmann) and Francis William Martin. Frances was remarried to Harry Aulsbrook Bruce. Also remembered on his mothers gravestone at Linwood Cemetery, Christchurch. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 August 1915 AWMM
    GallipoliTurkey AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Linwood Cemetery Entrance off Butterfield Avenue Christchurch New Zealand AWMM Block 4. Plot 5 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
    Linwood Cemetery, Christchurch, NZ Public - Alexandra - Researcher - 20 February 2015 - Grave plot and headstone
  • Memorial reference
    Block 4, Plots 5 & 6 Public - Alexandra - Researcher - 20 February 2015 - Grave plot and headstone

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Hill 60 (New Zealand) Memorial, Hill 60 Cemetery, Turkey AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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12 May 2015AllanRotoruaResearcher
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