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Francis Roy Martin

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  • Service number
    WWI 9/310 AWMM
  • Also known as
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Otago Mounted Rifles, NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion & 2nd Btn Otago Regt. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Last rank
  • War
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Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Francis Roy AWMM
  • Surname
    Martin AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    WWI 9/310 AWMM
  • Gender
    • Male AWMM
    • Male Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion
    Presbyterian Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    3 October 1893 Public Source
  • Date of birth
    3 October 1893 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Place of birth
    Wyndham, Southland, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Birth notes
    son of Thomas Simpson & Catherine Ann MARTIN Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record & Research
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Wyndham, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs Catherine Ann Martin, Wyndham, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    • Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM
    • 1921 married Sarah Isabel Mitchell Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record & Research

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    Egyptian - Gallipoli, Egyptian E F & Western European Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Armed force / branch
    • Army AWMM
    • Otago Mounted Rifles, NZ Maori Pioneer Battalion & 2nd Btn Otago Regt. Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Service number
    WWI 9/310 AWMM
  • Military service
    1914-1919; 1925 NZ Territorials Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards
    • British War Medal (1914-1920) AWMM
    • Military Medal (MM) AWMM
      London Gazette 14 May 1919, p6063, Rec No 2961 AWMM
    • 1914-1915 Star
      British War Medal
      Victory Medal
      Italian al valor militare (Military Valour) bronze medal - awarded Mar 1917 for outstanding gallantry in the field (while with the NZ Maori Pioneer Btn)
      Military Medal (MM) awarded Oct 1918 for act of Gallantry in the Field (while with the Otago Infantry Regt) Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
    C Squad 7th Southland Mounted Rifles Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
    Carpenter Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record
  • Age on enlistment
    20yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record

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
    Aug 1915 - Diarrhoea & Influenza; Oct 1917 GSW to face & shoulder Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record

Last known rank

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  • Last rank
    Sergeant Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Military Record

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Medal card of Martin, Francis Roy Corps: Otago Regiment Regiment No: 9/310- refer British National Archives Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - http://discovery.nationalarchives.gov.uk/details/r/D6194824

Death

About death

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  • Death
    3 July 1978 Public Source
  • Date of death
    3 July 1978 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Waikumete Cemetery Records, Auckland
  • Age at death
    83yrs Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Waikumete Cemetery Records, Auckland
  • Place of death
    Auckland, NZ Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Waikumete Cemetery Records, Auckland
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
    Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Waikumete Cemetery Records, Auckland
  • Grave reference
    Plot: PROTESTANT LAWN C Row 1a, Plot 119 Public - Lorraine M - Researcher - 26 March 2016 - Waikumete Cemetery Records, Auckland
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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Sources

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26 March 2016Lorraine MGisborne, NZResearcher

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