Gordon Alfred POOLE

POOLE, Gordon Alfred

Service Number: 1627
Enlisted: 14 December 1914, Enlisted at Claremont, Tasmania
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 15th Infantry Battalion
Born: Waratah, Tasmania, Australia, 1895
Home Town: Latrobe, Latrobe, Tasmania
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Miner
Died: Died of wounds, At sea (HS Gloucester Castle), 7 May 1915
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave, buried at sea Captain Wilford officiated Panel 48, Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli Peninsula, Canakkale Province, Turkey
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Devonport ANZAC Centenary Commemoration Gallipoli Campaign, Devonport Cenotaph, Lone Pine Memorial to the Missing
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

14 Dec 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 1627, 15th Infantry Battalion, Enlisted at Claremont, Tasmania
2 Feb 1915: Involvement Private, 1627, 15th Infantry Battalion, ANZAC / Gallipoli, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '11' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Clan McGillivray embarkation_ship_number: A46 public_note: ''
2 Feb 1915: Embarked Private, 1627, 15th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Clan McGillivray, Melbourne

Help us honour Gordon Alfred Poole's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son Caroline Fanny Poole of Cotton Street, Latrobe, Tasmania. Brother of Walter Poole of Latrobe, Tasmania

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal