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Guardsman 11251 William Martin

1st Battalion, Coldstream Guards
Killed in Action, Battle of Flers-Courcelette, France and Flanders, 15th September 1916, aged

  • Buried: Guards' Cemetery, Lesboeufs, Somme, France. Grave XII.O.8
  • Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of Samual and Jane Martin
  • Husband of Jane (aka Genney) Martin [nee Hall]. Married 1906 at Nuneaton
  • Father of Hannah and Polly
  • NNWFHS Memorial: Nuneaton WW1 Other Regiments | Nuneaton Colliery

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Military, Census and Family History Information

  • Born c1886 at Ansley and Baptised 6 Feb 1887 at Atherstone
  • Lived at Birchley Heath, Ansley
  • Lived at Main Street, Monks Kirby [1901]
  • Lived at 7 Clarence Street, Nuneaton [1911]
  • Employed as a Coal Miner / Hewer [1911]
  • Enlisted at Nuneaton. Entered Theatre on 22 Dec 1914

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