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Lance Corporal Arthur Bacon

Army Number : 92795

Battalion : 8th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Youlgrave, Derbyshire. Son of William and Sarah Ann Bacon, of Calling Low, Youlgrave, Bakewell, Derbyshire. He enlisted at Bakewell and was killed in action 17th October 1918, aged 25, during the attack on Regnicourt, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Vaux-Andigny British Cemetery, France. Row A. Grave 11.

Lance Corporal Arthur Bacon is also commemorated on the following local memorials :-
All Saint's Church War Memorial, Youlgrave, Derbyshire.
Bakewell and Distrcit Memorial Cottage Hospital, (Porch War Memorial), Bakewell, Derbyshire.