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John Claverly Martin

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Flight Lieutenant J C Martin of Timaru

Flight Lieutenant J C Martin of Timaru

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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    John Claverly AWMM
  • Surname
    Martin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    40313 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    6 May 1914 AWMM TimaruCanterbury AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    Inter War Apr 1937 AWMM
    Age 23 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
    Accidental Death, Cause of Death AWMM
    Killed in an aircraft accident, mid-air Collision AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of George Claverly Martin and of Ellen Martin (nee Matheson), of Spreydon, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand; husband of Edna Martin, of Forest Hill, London

    Gazetted Pilot Officer 1938.

    Portrait in Wynn, K. (1981). AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    27 August 1941 AWMM
    Age 27 AWMM
    English Channel AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom AWMM
    • Family grave memorial, Timaru Cemetery, Timaru, New Zealand AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • Documents
    • Wynn, K. (1981). A clasp for "The Few". Auckland. N.Z.: Author. AWMM
    • Wynn, K. (1981). A clasp for "The Few". Auckland. N.Z.: Author. AWMM
      Wynn, K. (1981). p. 290-292 AWMM
    • Martyn, E. (1998-2008). For Your Tomorrow (Vols. 1-3). Christchurch, N.Z.: Volplane Press. AWMM

Contributors

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24 June 2020Ian BanksTaumarunui New ZealandResearcher
15 August 2017JeniferWairarapaResearcher

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