Pooler George Pte 4457703

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Personnel Entry

Pte G Pooler's CWGC headstone.
Pte G Pooler's CWGC headstone.

Name Pooler George
Army number 4457703
Rank Pte
Decorations
Date of birth Born West London 1918/19.
Age 21
Unit Enlisted in The Durham Light Infantry, T, no enlistment date. Posted 10th Bn DLI. Served BEF. Posted Missing 11/5 to 20/6/1940. Presumed KILLED in ACTION 20/5/1940 with 10th Battalion The Durham Light Infantry.
Company/Battery
Platoon or other sub-unit
Task or role
Joined Brigade Date not yet confirmed.
Promotions
Wounded
Prisoner of War
Died/Killed in action 20-May-40.
Home address Resident of West London. Son of George and Margaret Pooler, Queen's Park, London. Sp. Mem. Plot 8. Row C. Grave 10. BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, Ficheux.
Source table 10DLI


The Auckland Chronicle of 11th July 1940 included a report of his having been declared "Missing".