We remember William James Martin

We remember William James Martin

Profile picture for William James Martin

Timeline

Timeline

1894
sibling Florence F Martin Source:6645573 1894
1897
birth Helston, Cornwall United Kingdom Source:6645561 1897
1898
sibling John F JF Martin Source:6645573 1898
1899
sibling Hannah J HJ Martin Source:6645573 1899
1900
sibling Alex V AV Martin Source:6645573 1900
1901
sibling Elizabeth M EM Martin Source:6645573 1901
1905
sibling Gladys Maud GM Martin Source:8852037 1905
1911
employment Farm Worker literal Father Coverack, Falmouth, Cornwall United Kingdom Source:6645579 April 1911
1917
dates Age 20 Source:6178629 27th March 1917
1917
death Source:7404983 27th March 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7404983
enlistment Helston, Cornwall United Kingdom Source:6645597
service British Army Royal Devonshire Yeomanry Source:6171099
service British Army Private 45631 Devonshire Regiment Source:6171099

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William James
Initials WJ
Last Name Martin
Source 6178629
First Names William James
Initials WJ
Last Name Martin
Source 6178629
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Poldowrian, Coverack, Falmouth, Cornwall United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army Royal Devonshire Yeomanry
British Army 45631 Devonshire Regiment 20th Brigade, 7th Division Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
James Martin father
Elizabeth M Martin mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Florence Martin sister 1894
John F Martin brother 1898
Hannah J Martin sister 1899
Alex V Martin brother 1900
Elizabeth M Martin sister 1901
Gladys Maud Martin sister 1905

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

IWM is not responsible for the content of external websites. Please note that some sources will require payment to view.

Official Records

TitleConnected by 
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Adrienne2953
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Janice2668
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Janice2668
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Gordon760
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Adrienne2953
Medal Index Card

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected by 
1911 Census Janice2668
UK Soldiers Died in The Great War Janice2668
Private Papers of W J Martin Ian77
Commonwealth War Graves Commission record Imperial

Multimedia

TitleConnected by 
William James Martin - (Actor James Norton) steven35959
Fiancée’s timeline ofvtheir time together debbie2674
Killed in action debbie2674
Alternative headstone memorial for Petre L G Robert8956
Arras Memorial, France Adrienne2953
Portrait photograph of William Martin Imperial

Stories