Corporal William Harry POYSER

Harriet was to lose two sons in 1944; William Harry in the May and Thomas Arthur in the September.

1939 Register: Bowns Hill, Crich
Harriett POYSER; b. 7 August 1887; Household duties; widowed
Leonard R POYSER; b. 1 November 1913; Rip hand Hosiery Manufacturer; single
Harry W POYSER; b. 21 November 1914; ARP Full Time Warden ; single
Charles R POYSER; b.30 April 1918; Circular Knitting Hosiery; single
Four redacted record incudes Israel POYSER (1922)and Joseph R POYSER (1926)
[ RG101/5940J/002/17 Letter Code: RCHM]

Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour
Name: William Harry POYSER
Born: 1915 Aged 29
Death: 10 May 1944
Number: 4921002
Rank: Corporal
Unit: 1st Battalion
Regiment: West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince Of Wales's Own)
Grave: Face 7
Cemetery: Rangoon Memorial
Country: Myanmar
Information: Son of Ralph William Poyser, and of Harriet Poyser, of Crich, Derbyshire..

Rangoon Memorial

Rangoon Memorial