2nd Lieutenant Harry Forster Martin

South Wales Borderers

Date of birth: 1899
Date of death: 29 September 1918

Died aged 19
Buried Savvy British Cemetery I.J.10

Harry Forster was born in Cardiff in 1899, the son of George Forster Martin and Edith Jane Welch Martin of “Sherwood”, 42 Newport Road, Cardiff. He joined the 1st Battalion, South Wales Borderers, gazetted 2nd Lieutenant on 23 April 1918, and died in September 1918.

(2nd Lieutenant Martin’s name is listed at the end of the Memorial devoted to choristers, college servants, or men with some other connection to Christ Church)