William Martin

Bank: Union of London & Smiths Bank

Place of work: Hull Union Bank branch

Died: 9 April 1917


William Wilde Martin was born on 26 September 1888, the son of William and Betsy Ann Martin. He worked for Union of London & Smiths Bank at its Hull Union Bank branch.


During the First World War Martin left the bank to join the army, becoming a Lance Corporal in the King's Royal Rifle Corps. He died in France on 9 April 1917. He was 28 years old.


William Martin is commemorated on a bank war memorial at NatWest City of London office.

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