Corps of Military Police

Cap Badge of the Corps of Military Police (King George VI)
Soldier Details:
Surname: Martin
Initials:   T.
Rank:   Corporal
Army No.:  2692623
Notes:   CMP. POW. 18 Div Pro Coy. Enlisted in the Scots Guards, transferred to CMP. 6/9/43 Died. He was born in East Lothian and resided in Durham. Captured Singapore 15/2/1942. Died from tropical ulcers and diarrhoea, 6/9/1943 at Tambya, Burma. Info from Japanese POW index card: Thomas Martin, 14/2/1910 born Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland, address: Mrs Jane Martin, 1 Burn Street, Wheatley Hill, Co Durham. occupation Civil Policeman, father Thomas, mother Helen.

POW Details:
Camp: KAMI SANKURI CAMP NO1     THAILAND
Notes:
Casualty Details:
Date Killed: 6th September 1943
Company: 18 DIV PRO COY
Cemetery: THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY   MYANMAR
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