Lt John Henry Allan Martin, Indian Army

1896 Jan 29. Born Newton Abbot, Devon

1901 census at 2, Portland Cottage, Tormoham, Torquay

1911 census at 2 Portland Cottages, Torquay (same on MIC)

1917 Nov 1. The KING has approved the grant of the temporary rank of Second Lieutenant in the Indian Army to the following gentlemen: — John Henry Allan Martin

1919 Afghan Campaign & Medal

1920 Nov 22. Joined ADRIC with service no 1087. Posted to K Coy

1921 Mar 26 Posted to Depot

1921 Apr 16 Posted to R Coy as Section Leader and CQM.

1921 Jul 25 to 7 Aug on Leave

1921 Sep 1. Gazetted out of Indian Army as Lt

1921 Nov 14 to 27 Nov on Leave

1922 Jan 14. Posted to Depot Coy

1922 Feb 22. Discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC. He must have been one of the last to leave.

1938 Married in Devon to Mary Evelyn Holman

1939 Register. Living with wife Mary at "Lyndhurst" Lower Street,Dittisham , Totnes R.D., Devon. He is a chauffeur/mechanic/garderner

1974 Jul/Sep Died Newton Abbot, Devon