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James Horace Martin

Headstone of Sapper James Horace Martin (4/1973). Poperinghe New Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. New Zealand War Graves Trust (BEDL0299). CC BY-NC-ND 4.0.

Headstone of Sapper James Horace Martin (4/1973). Poperinghe New Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West- …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Horace AWMM
  • Surname
    Martin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • WWI 4/268 AWMM
    • WWI 4/1973 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    • James Martin (father), Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
    • J. Martin (father), Railway Guard, Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 15 August 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • WWI 4/268 AWMM
    • WWI 4/1973 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • James Martin was the son of James and Louisa Martin, of Upper Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand. Served at Samoa. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    25 April 1918 AWMM
    Age 29 AWMM
    SommeNorthern France AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Poperinghe New Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium AWMM II. K. 9. AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Railways Roll of Honour board. Wellington Railway Station, Pipitea, Wellington 6011. Image provided by John Halpin 2017, CC BY John Halpin 2017. AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1914-1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force, Volume I. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      Vol1: 23 AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      26 AWMM

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