George Henry POULTON

Poppy

POULTON, George Henry

Service Number: 1257
Enlisted: 30 November 1915, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 42nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Gosford, New South Wales, 5 September 1898
Home Town: Ipswich, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, Belgium, 8 October 1917, aged 19 years
Cemetery: Dozinghem Military Cemetery
Memorials: 42nd Infantry Battalion AIF Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Caboolture District WW1 Roll of Honour, Caboolture War Memorial
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

30 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1257, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Brisbane, Queensland
5 Jun 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1257, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
5 Jun 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1257, 42nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Borda, Sydney
8 Oct 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1257, 42nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres

Help us honour George Henry Poulton's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography

Enlisted under legal age. Died of Wounds at just 19 years of age.