The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private F Bentley


Photograph by "Len"

Private Frederick  BENTLEY, G/31656, , 6th Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, (formerly 26630, Border Regiment), died of wounds, Flanders, France,  2nd  October 1918, age 36.

4th February 1882, born Great Harwood, Lancashire.

15th February 1882, St Bartholomew, Great Harwood, baptism of Frederick Bentley, son of Catharine Bentley, spinster, of Saint Edmund Street.

29th May 1909, Parish Church, Great Harwood, marriage of Frederick Bentley, age 27, bachelor, weaver, 16 George Street, (no parents given) & Alice Woods, age 24, spinster, weaver, of 14, James St., Great Harwood, Lancashire, daughter of Thomas Woods, overlooker.

1911 Census - 58 James Street, Harwood, Lancashire - Frederick Bentley, head, age 29, married, cotton weaver, born Great Harwood, Lancashire; Alice Bentley, wife, age 26, married two years, no children, cotton, weaver, born Baxenden, Lancashire.

Enlisted Great Harwood, Lancashire.

Buried at  Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension,  IV.G.6., Somme, France.

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