Private Arthur Beard

Army Number : 269246 (formerly 4620 & 20025)

Battalion : 1/7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

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Born and lived at Newhall, Derbyshire. Son of John and Emma Beard, of 216, Union Road, Newhall. He was a labourer prior to enlisting at Derby. He was killed in action, 22nd June 1917, whilst in the line at Bullay-Granay, France.

Buried Loos British Cemetery, France. Plot 19. Row C. Grave 6.

Loos British Cemetery, France.

Private Arthur Beard is also commemorated on the following local memorials :-
Newhall Park War Memorial, Newhall, Derbyshire.