Private Sam Pollard

East Lancashire Regiment

Died: Monday 10 May 1915 (aged 20)

Connected records

Record:
POLLARD, SAM
Additional information:
Son of John Thomas and Mary Pollard, of 20, White Bull St., Burnley.
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 34.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Major Pollard
Context:
commander
Date:
13 May 1915
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 3 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 364)
Name:
Lieutenant Pollard
Context:
joined
Date:
13 May 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Division Ammunition Park (56 Company A.S.C.) (page 693)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Pollard
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
14 May 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Division Ammunition Park (56 Company A.S.C.) (page 694)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Pollard
Context:
Date:
14 May 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Division Ammunition Park (56 Company A.S.C.) (page 694)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J L Pollard
Context:
joined
Date:
12 May 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Division Ammunition Park (56 Company A.S.C.) (page 692)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J L Pollard
Context:
joined
Date:
15 May 1915
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Supply Column (46 Company A.S.C.). (page 32)