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Bassett Shields Poole

Private First Class, Army

Born: January 29, 1922
Hometown: Halifax County
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: April 18, 1945
Died In: Hasselfelde, Germany
Awards: Purple Heart

Private First Class Poole served with the 18th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, 1st Army. He is buried in Olive Branch Baptist Church Cemetery in Roxboro, North Carolina.

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