Private Henry James Pool

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

11 Apr 1918


Diamond Foundry, Luton

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

86 Grange Road
[now St Peter's Road]
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

Pont-du-Hem Military Cemetery
La Gorgue

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 20th June 1918
Pte Henry James Pool

Pte Henry James Pool, 69182, 1/6th Northumberland Fusiliers, was reported to have died of wounds sustained in action in France on April 11th, 1918. After 12 months of training in England, he had been drafted to France only a week earlier, on April 4th.

Born in Bromley by Bow in London to Henry John and Louise Annie Pool, Henry was listed as living with his family in Bow in the 1911 Census. By the time he had joined up he had worked at the Diamond Foundry in Luton and his home address was 86 Grange [now St Peter's] Road, Luton.

Individual Location

Pte Henry James Pool

Author: Deejaya

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