Private James Willie Pooter
50702 1/5th Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Missing in Action 20th July 1918, aged 20
Lived at 5 Coalclough Lane & 30 Barracks Road
Commemorated on the Soissons Memorial, France
Coal Clough School Memorial
Howard Street Sunday School
His father George Arthur Pooter also served
Burnley Express 18th January 1919 - 13th September 1919

Formerly TM/288483 ASC also 312397 1503 Coy RE
enlisted Dec 1916 , landed in France 18-2-17, concentrated between Canche and Authie.
Son of Pte Pooter serving in France since 1915.
Attended Howard St Chapel

(Photographs courtesy of his grandaughter Alison Love)





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