Private John Ray Martin

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Thursday 3 May 1917 (aged 19)

Connected records

Record:
MARTIN, JOHN RAY
Additional information:
Son of Mrs. Margaret Martin, of Lalor Rd., Quaker's Hill, New South Wales. Born at Canterbury, New South Wales.
Cemetery:
GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. D. 18.
Country:
Australian

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Martin, John R
Memorial:
Borough Of Stretford - WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 3234)
Location:
Stretford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Martin, J R
Memorial:
St Matthews Church WW1 (WMR 3221)
Location:
Stretford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Martin, J R
Memorial:
St Peters Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 41688)
Location:
Frimley, Surrey
Name recorded:
Martin, J R
Memorial:
Hull Salvation Army WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 35444)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Martin, J R
Memorial:
Horwich District (WMR 43778)
Location:
Horwich, Greater Manchester

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Name:
Private J Martin
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 803)
Name:
Private J Martin
Context:
joined
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 787)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Martin
Context:
other
Date:
28 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 17 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 109)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Martin
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 9 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. (page 503)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Martin
Context:
other
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 197)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Martin
Context:
commander
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 198)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Martin
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
30 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 9 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers. (page 501)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Martin
Context:
Date:
4 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Highland Light Infantry (page 194)
Name:
Private Martin
Context:
joined
Date:
6 May 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 229)
Name:
Lieutenant Martin
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
8 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 6 Field Ambulance. (page 303)