Private James Bacon

Army Number: 22029

Battalion: 9th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

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Born at Danesmoor, Derbyshire. Son of John Bacon, of 1, Vallance Street, Mansfield-Woodhouse Nottinghamshire; Husband of Sarah Ann Mitchell (formerly Bacon), of 43, Common Lane, Mansfield-Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire. He was a coal miner. Enlisted at Mansfield and went to Gallipoli 28th August 1915 and died at sea 5th December 1915, aged 38.

Commemorated Helles Memorial, Turkey. Panel 150 to 152.

Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Private James Bacon is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
Yeoman Memorial Park War Memorial, Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire.