Martin Doyle

Soldier, Military Person

1891 – 1940

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Who was Martin Doyle?

Martin Doyle VC, MM was a British Army soldier during the First World War, and an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.

After the war he joined the IRA in the Irish War of Independence and served with the National Army during and after the Irish Civil War.

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Born
Oct 25, 1891
New Ross
Nationality
  • United Kingdom
  • Republic of Ireland
Profession
Lived in
  • County Wexford
Died
Nov 20, 1940
Dublin
Resting place
Grangegorman Military Cemetery

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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