Last NameBastion née Marto
Family MembersTheophilis Marto (parent), Everist Marto (sibling), Desiderius Marto (sibling), Georgetta Matt (sibling)
NotesSource: Brighoiuse Echo 26 februay 1915. Transfer of refugees from Longroyde House to Castle Fields, Rastrick. Mons Theophilis Marto and wife(father and mother). Everist Marto and wife (son and daughter-in-law). Desiderius Marto and wife (son and daughter-in-law). Madame Matt (daughter) and son Robert. Madame Bastian(daughter). Ivonne Thiry (granddaughter). Mons Jules de Wittee and Robert de Clercy. Source: Brighouse Echo 5 February 1915. Arrival of Madame Georgetta Matt, sister of Mons Marto who is staying in Longroyde House, Brighouse. Accompanied by her son Robert (7). From Brussels, they arrived in London on 30 January 1915, having escaped from Belgium via Holland. Her husband was in the Civil Guard which was disbanded and he joined the Belgian Army, but she has heard nothing of him since Added by Graham Bradshaw- Halifax Great War Heritage Society-