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Private Samuel Bacon

Army Number : 116379

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

Born at Horsley Woodhouse, Derbyshire and lived at Heanor, Derbyshire. Son of Albert and Elizabeth Bacon, of Sunnyside, Horsely Woodhouse. Husband of Jane Bacon. He was a coal miner prior to enlisting at Ilkeston, Derbyshire. He was killed in action, 4th November 1918, during the attack on the German positions near Poix Du Nord, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Englefontaine British Cemetery, France. Row D. Grave 44.