Lieutenant John Anthony Martin

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Lieutenant John Anthony Martin

Birthplace: Omapere, Hokianga, Northland, New Zealand
Death: October 06, 1919 (32)
Murmansk, gorod Murmansk, Murmansk Oblast, Russia (Russian Federation) (Accidental Drowning)
Immediate Family:

Son of George Martin and Ann Elizabeth Martin
Husband of Margaret Mary Martin
Father of Monica Rosalind (Ros) Tinker
Brother of Leila Aurora Matilda Dutch; Rachel Catherine (Kitty) Bourke; Mary Jessie Martin; Juanita Burry; John Chapman Martin and 5 others

Occupation: Soldier, Captain
Managed by: Laurence Pennell
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About Lieutenant John Anthony Martin

Drowned when serving with HMS Lobster in operations in North Russia aged 32 - body not recovered and recorded on Chatham Naval Memorial, born Omapere Hokianga, Reported in Wanganui Herald 3/8/1915 as serving in the government steamer HINEMOA as an acting Second Officer who resigned to join the NZEF reinforcements - he joined Wellington Regiment 1917, and took discharge from NZEF 15/1/1918 and joined the RNR in Britain. Reported as a Sub-Lieutenant serving in HMS CELTIC PRIDE in September 1918 based at Malta

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Lieutenant John Anthony Martin's Timeline

November 5, 1886
Omapere, Hokianga, Northland, New Zealand
November 5, 1916
October 6, 1919
Age 32
Murmansk, gorod Murmansk, Murmansk Oblast, Russia (Russian Federation)