Back to Gravesites         

World War 11 Casualties


If you could spare a few dollars to help with the running costs of this website would be very much appreciated.

Thank you from Gravesites of Tasmania.

Polson Gordon John



Born 15 Aug 1916 Upper Burnie Tasmania to James and Louisa Polson (nee Bilson) Pte Polson was a carrier before he enlisted in army and was posted to 7 Div Salvage Unit, Australian Army Salvage Service. 

He accidently drowned 5 April 1944 in New Guinea and is commemorated in the Lae War Cemetery







Please note that there might be information from other websites or brochures "reprinted" here- under the laws of "fair use". In every instance -we hope- we have provided a direct link to the owners web site. We do not claim rights or ownership to any of their information. We do thank them sincerely for their efforts. We have in every instance made a good faith effort to contact and request 'reprint' permission. Nonetheless, we do want to be certain that nothing gets lost due to web site disappearance and the like, so it appears duplicated here.

Tasmanian War Casualties, Honouring the past, building understanding.

Copyright 2016 Tasmanian War Casualties