Grave stone to be posted when Jeff returns. seen in Grangegorman Military Cemetery.
CSM Martin Doyle VC.MM.of the Royal Munster Fusilier. in 1918 won the VC while fighting against the Germans in France. Before the First World War he had served in India as a profession soldier with the ROYAL IRISH REGIMENT. When the war ended Martin left the British Army went home to Co Wexford. He then served as Int Officer in the IRA fighting against the British during the Anglo-Irish War 1919-1922. Martin then joined the new Free State Army. He died in Dublin in 1940, his request before he died, that he be buried in a British Military Cemetery.