This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
David Anderson Martin
- Date of enlistment: December 1917
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 292445
- Rank: Lance Corporal
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 1st/7th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 26
- Date of Death: 25/04/1917
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Brown's Copse Cemetery, Roeux
- Grave/Mem Ref no: III.C.23
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: Japp Square, Coupar Angus
- Occupation: Piano Tuner, Larg & Sons, Whitehall St, Dundee
William Sime Martin
More about David Anderson Martin
Son of Mr & Mrs William Sime Martin, late of 89 Hospital Wynd, Dundee.
David A. Martin 292445 Black Watch
DUNDEE SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION.
Official intimation has been received by his parents, who reside in Hospital Wynd, Dundee, of the death in action of Private David A. Martin, Black Watch. Prior to joining the army two years ago Private Martin was employed as a piano tuner with Larg & Sons, Whitehall Street, and had been at the front for six months.
Dundee Courier 10th May 1917
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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