Herbert Bentley was the husband of Jane and together they lived at 18 Old Edge Lane with their children. He was a carter for the Edge Lane Brewery & Bottling Company and when he joined up he originally requested to join the Army Veterinary Corps. Unfortunately that wish was not fulfilled and he ended up with the 12th Manchesters.At some point he was injured in action and died of his wounds in one of the hospitals in the Wimereux area

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HERBERT BENTLEY
Age:35
Rank:Private
Service No:47766
Date of Death:07/01/1918
Regiment:Manchester Regiment
Unit:12th Bn
Cemetery:
Wimereux Communal Cemetery
Grave Reference:VIII. B. 24.