James Polland

James Reid Polland
Rank: Sapper
Service No: 2981
Place of Birth: Kilmun
Date of Death: 28/12/15
Theatre of Death: At sea
Royal Engineers 2nd London Field Coy.
Helles Memorial

Rutherglen Lore information: Son of Peter Polland, 270 King Street, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s effects information: Mother Davina Polland.
1901 census information:
Address: 10 Spittal Row, Rutherglen.
Father: Peter (39) coal miner, born about 1862 in Glasgow.
Mother: Davina (34) born about 1867 in Glasgow.
Brother: William (12)  born about 1889 in Greenock.
Sister: Margaret (10) born about 1891 in West Calder.
Sister: Mary (8) born about 1893 in Hamilton.
Brother: David (6) born about 1895 in Newton.
Self: James (4) born about 1897 in Kilmun.
Sister: Catherine (3) born about 1898 in Kilmun.
Brother: John (2) born about 1899 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Ellen (3 months) born about 1901 in Rutherglen.