This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 350600
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 4th/5th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 31
- Date of Death: 26/07/1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Vauxbuin French National Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Sp. Mem. B. 1.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 33 Peddie Street, Dundee
Hugh Martin, Patons Lane, Dundee
Jessie Martin, 33 Peddie St, Dundee
More about John Martin
John Martin 350600 Black Watch
Private John Martin, Black Watch, killed in action, was a son of Mr Hugh Martin, shoemaker, Paton’s Lane. He joined the H.C.B. two years ago, but was afterwards transferred to the Black Watch. Previous to joining up he was employed in the despatch department of the Dundee Advertiser. His wife and child reside at 33 Peddie Street. His twin brother, Private Peter Martin, is serving with the Northumberland Fusiliers.
Dundee Courier 23rd August 1918
Additional information kindly supplied by Micheal Caldwell
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