Language selection


Search veterans.gc.ca

Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Arthur Martin

In memory of:

Private Arthur Martin

September 16, 1916

Military Service


Service Number:

126656

Age:

21

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Nova Scotia Regiment)

Division:

25th Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

October 28, 1894
Fiching Field, Sussex, England

Enlistment:

September 23, 1915
St. Marys, Ontario

Next of kin listed as Mr. Edward Martin of Sible Hederingham, Essex, England. Pte Martin is commemorated on a bronze plaque on the St. Marys, Ontario Town Hall cenotaph.

Commemorated on Page 133 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY
Somme, France

Grave Reference:

II. B. 19.

Location:

Contay is a village in the Department of the Somme on the main road, Amiens to Arras. The CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY lies on the left (north east) side of the road to Franvillers. There are no access problems. There is a CWGC road sign next to the church and square of the village and next to the D23, Franvillers - Corbie, sign. The distance from the CWGC sign to the Cemetery is approximately 650 metres.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

Send us your images
  • St Marys Cenotaph
  • St Marys Town Hall Bronze Plaque

Learn more about the Canadian Virtual Memorial

To learn more please visit our help page. If you have questions or comments regarding the information contained in this registry, email or call us.

Date modified: