Home - Roll of Honour - Chronological Order - Timeline - Search - What's New - About Us

Second Lieutenant Benjamin Morley Badcock

Army Number : n/a

Battalion : 1/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born and lived at Staveley, Derbyshire. Son of Dr. Benjamin and Bertha Badcock, of High Street, Staveley, Derbyshire. He was commissioned Second Lieutenant 5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment, 31st October 1917. He went to France 27th June 1918 and joined the 1/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment at Vraudricourt, France. He was killed in action, 9th July 1918, age 20, whilst serving near Essars, France.

Buried/Commemorated : Fouquieres Churchyard Extension, France. Plot 2. Row G. Grave 4.

Second Lieutenant Benjamin Morley Badcock is also commemorated on the following local memorials :-
Derby School War Memorial, St. Helen's House, King Street, Derby.
Staveley Remembrance Gardens War Memorial, Staveley, Derbyshire.

Footer