Private Henry Bennett

Army Number: 24265

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

British 15 Star, British War and Victory MedalBorn at Grassmoor, Derbyshire and lived at Clay Cross, Derbyshire. Son of Sarah Bennet. He enlisted at Chesterfield and went to Gallipoli 6th September 1915. He went to France and was killed in action, 26th September 1916, whilst serving in Constance Trench near Maillet Mailly, France. 

Commemorated : Thiepval Memorial, France. Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A.

Thiepval Memorial, France.

Private Henry Bennett is also commemorated on the following memorials:-
St. Bartholomew’s Church War Memorial, Clay Cross, Derbyshire.