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101 (City of London) Engineer Regiment
(Explosive Ordnance Disposal)
Regimental Association

Assocation attends David Poll's Funeral

7th April 2014

On Monday the 7th April 2014 members from the Association paid their respects to David Poll, An Association Member, former Major in the Regiment, and for a time Regimental Publicity Officer.

David had been suffering from cancer over the past year, and finally succumbed to the illness and died in the care of the St Francis Hospice, near Stapleford Abbotts in Essex on Friday 28th March 2014.

David served with both the TA and Regular Army, and was a trained Civil Engineer.

The funeral was held at Romford Cremetoriam and during the religion service life tributes were read by Davids surviving family.

On hearing of David's death, serving Officers, former Officers and Association Members also paid many tributes to Davids life and Service.

A full and lasting tribute to David is to be published in our In-Memoriam section.