Foreman, Charles Henry


War Service:
Private 39430 CHARLES HENRY FOREMAN of 2nd battalion Bedfordshire Regiment was killed on 6 August 1918. He is buried in Beacon Cemetery, Sailly-Laurette. The battalion came under attack on the night of 6 August while being relieved by 8/Londons. The attack was beaten off but the Bedfords’ casualties amounted to 8 officers and 163 other ranks.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the war memorial at St Hilda’s church, Brockley

He was born in Camberwell and lived in Crofton Park. His brother Robert died in October 1918.

Battalion war diary

Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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