Private Henry Bywater
Private Henry Bywater

Army Number : 9952

Battalion : 1st Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Hucknall, Nottinghamshire. Son of Henry and Emma Bywater of Nottingham. Husband of Mary Adelaide Bywater. Was a professional soldier who enlisted at Nottingham. He was serving at Kolar Goldfield, South India when war broke out. He was killed when a German shell hit the barn he was billeted in on 17th November 1914.

Buried/Commemorated : Rue-Du-Bacquerot No.1 Military Cemetery, Laventie, France. Plot I. Row B, Grave 8.

Rue-Du-Bacquerot No.1 Military Cemetery, Laventie, France.
Photograph of name or grave not yet obtained.

Private Bywater is also commemorated on the following memorials:-

St. Mary Magadalen Church War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.

Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.

Titchfield Park War Memorial, Hucknall, Nottinghamshire.