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John Martin

Gravesite of Pte John Martin (5/195), Waikumete Cemetery. Image kindly provided by Hugh Grenfell (April 2016). © Auckland Museum CC BY.
Gravesite of Pte John Martin (5/195), Waikumete Cemetery. Im … Read more

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John AWMM
  • Surname
    Martin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 5/195 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
    Unknown AWMM 2 Portland Buildings, Kingsland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs J. Martin (wife), 16A Day Street, Newton, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 27 March 1915 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 5/195 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
    • Hospital Diseases , Wounds, WWI AWMM
      Reported in the newspaper 18 September 1915, fractured rib AWMM
    • Died after Discharge from Wounds Inflicted or Disease Contracted while on Active Service, Cause of Death AWMM
      Died after discharge from the NZEF from wounds inflicted or disease contracted while on active service AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Wife at time of his death lived on Great North Road, Grey Lynn.

    From Paul Baker's notes: 'husband of Rosa, 16a Day Street, late of NZ Medical Corp, private interment. Auckland papers.' AWMM

Death

About death

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Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

Roll of Honour

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  • Your Great Grandaughter will always remember you.
    Public - Theresa - Other Relative - 13 June 2015

Sources

Sources

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Contributors

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13 June 2015TheresaAucklandOther Relative
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