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Stanley Martindale

Stanley Martindale

Course

2 Years at Borough Road College, 1914-1916

WW1 rank

Second Lieutenant

Border Regiment, 2nd Battalion

Date of death

4 September 1916

Location of death

Near Thiepval

Buried/memorial

Thiepval Memorial (Grave/Memorial reference: Pier and Face 6 A and 7 C)

Biography

Second Lieutenant Stanley Martindale was the son of Mr and Mrs. T. A. Martindale. He was educated at King James’ I Grammar School, Bishop Auckland and then went on to attend Borough Road College for two years, though nothing is known of his time at the college. After education Martindale went straight into war service and enlisted into the Border Regiment. He was killed by shellfire near Thiepval on 4 September 1916 aged 20.

Sources

Entry on p.88 [Roll of Honour page], Mentioned on Framed Borough Road College Roll of Honour, BRCSYG52, Commonwealth War Graves Commission