Private Edwin Brentnall

Army Number : 12325

Battalion : 10th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

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Born at Hucknall, Nottinghamshire. Lived at Stanhope Street, Sneinton, Nottingham. He enlisted at Nottingham and went to France 28th November 1914 with the 1st Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment. He was transferred to the 10th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment and was killed in action, 8th August 1916, aged 19, during the attack on the German positions at Delville Wood, France, during the Battle of the Somme.

Private Edward Brentnall

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

Thiepval Memorial, France.

Private Edward Brentnall is also commemorated on the following local memorials:-
Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.

Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.
Victoria Embankment War Memorial, Nottingham.