Private William Henry Bettridge

Army Number: 32124

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

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Born and lived at Hucknall, Nottinghamshire. Son of Herbert and Emma Bettridge of 80 Carlingford Road, Hucknall. He was a Coal Miner prior to enlisting at Hucknall and was killed in action, 3rd September 1916, during the attack near Beaumont Hamel, France during the Battle of the Somme.

Buried : Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart, France. Row F. Grave 5.

Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart, France.
Private William Henry Bettridge grave

Private William Henry Bettridge is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
St. Mary Magdalene Church War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.

St. Mary Magdalen Church War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
St. Mary Magdalen Church War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.