Joseph Martin

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Vital Events
  Date Location Src
Birth 8 Dec 1891 31 Tudor Street, Tipton, Staffordshire Birth Sources

Birth Sources

  • Birth Certificate
  • Soldiers Who Died in the Great War
  • New GRO Index (Births)
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Baptism Unknown Unknown No Source
Death 25 Sep 1916 The Somme, France Death Sources

Death Sources

  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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Burial Unknown Unknown Burial Sources

Burial Sources

  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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Parents
Mother Maria Boden
Father John Martin
Occupations
Miner ♦ Striker (Iron) ♦ Soldier


Marriages
Spouse Name Date Location Src
Margaret Rosina Standen 4 Dec 1915 St Mark's, Purley, Surrey Margaret Rosina Standen Marriage Sources

Marriages Sources

  • Marriage Certificate
  • Parish Register (Original)
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Children
Child Name Date Location Src
Margaret Elizabeth Martin 10 Nov 1916 Purley, Surrey Margaret Elizabeth Martin Birth Sources

Child Birth Sources

  • Birth Certificate
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Census
No Information


Notes
Marriage

Marriage to Margaret Rosina Standen

At the time of the marriage Joseph Martin's residence is given as Caterham Barracks

General

In Memory of
JOSEPH MARTIN
Private
8475
2nd Bn., Scots Guards
who died on
Monday 25 September 1916

Name: MARTIN, JOSEPH
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 25/09/1916
Service No: 8475
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 7 D.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

General

Sourced from Soldiers Who Died in the Great War publication with commentary from Military Researcher, Forrest Anderson.

8475 GDSN. MARTIN, JOSEPH. Scots Guards. Killed in Action
25/09/1916 in FRANCE & FLANDERS. Born in TIPTON, STAFFS; enlisted
in LEEDS, YORKS

On 25th Sep 1916 the 2nd Bn Scots Guards were fighting at the Battle
of Morval, west of Lesboeufs.

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