Arthur Frederick Poole

1898 Dec 23 Born London. Birth registered in Strand District

1901 census living with parents at 14 Bedfordbury, St Martin in the Fields, London.

1911 census, his mother has "remarried" and has the younger children at 11 Coomer Road Fulham SW London. Arthur Poole is an errand boy. I can find no record of a marriage.

1911 census his father is at 65 Macfarlane Road Shepherds Bush W London.

1917 Apr 11. Enlists in Army 42046 in 253rd Infantry Btn.

1917 Oct 24. Transfers to RFC

1918 Mar 22. Posted to France

1919 Nov . Returns to UK

1920 Sep 10. Joined RIC. Ex Private V & DD service no 50 in ADRIC, RIC no 73356. Home address: Muriel Street, Kings Cross, London. ADRIC records say Late Royal West Kent Regt. ex Motor Fitter/ Air Force. A newspaper report says Yorks & Lancs Regt at the funeral

1920 Nov 28 Driver of one of the Crossley tenders and died at the Kilmichael ambush

1920 Dec 6. Buried at Kensal Rise Cemetery, London. His address was given as 35 Rodney St, Pentonville Rd, N London



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