Archive for February, 2008

WWI Draft Card: West Martin

Date: 1917-1918
#2084 No. 283

Name: West Martin
Born: 1889
Race: African
Address: 614 Minter, Selma, Ala.
Place of Birth: Summerfield, Ala.
Occupation: Planter
Employer: Ebenezer Deus (sp?)
Dependants: Wife, 4 children
Height: Tall
Build: Medium
No previous military experience

Note: West or “Wess” Martin is a cousin. His wife is Alberta McIlwan/Mc Clwain Martin. Their children are Malachi, Rosa, Aldolphus and CD Martin. I am looking for more information about Wess and this line of Martins. If this name sounds familiar, please leave a comment. Thanks 🙂

February 25, 2008 at 3:41 am 1 comment


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