Lance Corporal JOSEPH THOMAS RAILTON MARTIN (photo added)

Serviceman Headstone image Serviceman thumbnail gravemarker Serviceman thumbnail
Rank Lance Corporal
Forenames JOSEPH THOMAS RAILTON
Surname MARTIN (photo added)
Initials J T R
Place of Birth PENRITH, CUMBERLAND, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Saturday, 03 February 1917
Date of Death Tuesday, 18 July 1944
Age 27
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 2140512
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Engineers
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 856 Quarrying Company, Royal Engineers
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration LA DELIVRANDE WAR CEMETERY, DOUVRES
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IV. E. 10.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JOHN ROBINSON MARTIN AND ELIZABETH MARTIN, OF MATTERDALE, CUMBERLAND; HUSBAND OF ETHEL MARGARET MARTIN, OF MATTERDALE.

Additional Information

Lance Corporal JOSEPH THOMAS RAILTON MARTIN.1

 

 

References
1. All additional information and photographs, unless otherwise stated, kindly provided by Antony Martin, grandson of Lance Corporal JOSEPH THOMAS RAILTON MARTIN.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph: Antony Martin, grandson of Lance Corporal JOSEPH THOMAS RAILTON MARTIN.
Individual photograph: Antony Martin, grandson of Lance Corporal JOSEPH THOMAS RAILTON MARTIN.
Additional photographs provided by: Antony Martin, grandson of Lance Corporal JOSEPH THOMAS RAILTON MARTIN and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Antony Martin, grandson of Lance Corporal JOSEPH THOMAS RAILTON MARTIN.

 

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What other people have said

Bury St Edmunds uk

Keith Martin

Visited your grave last year. Felt very humble and sorry that you died before I had a chance to meet you. Your Son Keith.

On Monday, July 18, 2016
France

JOSSELIN Martine

Rest in peace in the land you came to deliver, Joseph Martins.

On Thursday, February 20, 2014