Private George Bennison

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Army Number: 28206

Battalion: 17th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Staveley, Derbyshire and lived at Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire. Son of George and Mary Ann Bennison, of 131, High Street, New Whittington, Derbyshire. He was a coal miner prior to enlisting at Mansfield. He died of wounds, on 23rd April 1916.

Buried: Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension, France. Plot 1. Row A. Grave 59.

Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension, France.

Private George Bennison is also commemorated on the following memorials:-
Yeoman Memorial Park, Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire. 
St. Barnabus Church War Memorial, New Whittington, Derbyshire. 
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.

His brother Private James Bennison, 1st Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment. also fell in the Great War.