Poolsbrook Remembers

Well done to everyone involved in this morning’s unveiling and dedication of the new Poolsbrook Memorial. You have done your community proud!


Remembering Frank Ash and Robert Birley

Remembering Private Frank Ash, of Speedwell Terrace, who died on 4th October 1917, and Lance Corporal John Birley, of Inkersall Road, who died on 5th October 1917


Both men served with the 9th Bn., Sherwood Foresters, and were killed in action at the Battle of Broodseind, an action of the 3rd Battle of Ypres (Passchendaele).