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Poole Cemetery, Poole, Dorset

 
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 18, 2014 8:19 pm    Post subject: Poole Cemetery, Poole, Dorset Reply with quote

Poole Cemetery, Poole, Dorset

Identified casualties 70

Historical Information

Poole Cemetery contains 27 First World War burials and 43 from the Second World War. There are also two Belgian war graves in the cemetery.

There are two WW1 burials here of soldiers from Scottish regiments.

I recorded them while visiting Poole on an RNLI course.
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 18, 2014 8:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



CWGC record

Rank:Private
Service No:3767
Date of Death:09/04/1915
Regiment/Service:Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Grave Reference: 10. "C." 9983.
Cemetery:POOLE CEMETERY

SNWM record

Surname BOTHWELL
Forename William
Rank Pte
Service number S/3767
Place of birth Motherwell Lanarkshire
Date of death 9 April 1915
Theatre of death F&F
Cause of death Died of wounds.
SNWM roll THE BLACK WATCH (ROYAL HIGHLANDERS)
Unit name Unknown Unit attached to THE BLACK WATCH ROYAL HIGHLANDERS
Other detail 2nd Bn.
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CWGC record

Rank:Private
Service No:252867
Date of Death:11/07/1918
Age:24
Regiment/Service:Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 6th Bn.
Grave Reference: 10. "C." 10310.
Cemetery:POOLE CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Robert and Georgina Ronaldson, of 910, Aikenhead Rd., Mount Florida, Glasgow. Born at Glasgow.
Three times wounded.

SNWM record

Surname RONALDSON
Forename John
Rank Pte
Service number 252867
Decoration
Place of birth Hutchesontown Lanarkshire
Date of death 11 July 1918
Theatre of death F&F
Cause of death Died of wounds.
SNWM roll THE ARGYLL AND SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS
Unit name Unknown Unit attached to THE ARGYLL AND SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS
Other detail 1/6th Bn.
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PostPosted: Tue Nov 18, 2014 8:33 pm    Post subject: Re: Poole Cemetery, Poole, Dorset Reply with quote

Poole Cemetery, Poole, Dorset

Identified casualties 70

Historical Information

Poole Cemetery contains 27 First World War burials and 43 from the Second World War. There are also two Belgian war graves in the cemetery.

There are two WW1 burials here of soldiers from Scottish regiments.

I recorded them while visiting Poole on an RNLI course.


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