We remember Geoffrey Malcolm Bentley

We remember Geoffrey Malcolm Bentley

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Source:8447434 3rd May 1883
1903
service British Army Second Lieutenant Northamptonshire Regiment Source:8447434 January 1903 - December 1904
1904
service British Army Lieutenant Northamptonshire Regiment Source:8447434 December 1904 - May 1910
1910
service British Army Captain Northamptonshire Regiment Source:8447434 May 1910
1914
dates Age 31 Source:8447442 29th October 1914
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:8447434 14th January 1915
children Maureen Sheila Bentley Source:8447434
education Wellington College Crowthorne, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:8447434
marriage Edith Marie Galway Source:8447434
1914
death Died of wounds He was shot by a sniper while handing over the trenches to the French troops at Pilkem. Pilkem Belgium Source:8447442 Source:8447434 29th October 1914
burial Ypres Town Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:8447442
sibling Gerald W Bentley Source:8447434

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Geoffrey Malcolm
Initials GM
Last Name Bentley
Source 8447434
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Northamptonshire Regiment Second Lieutenant
British Army Northamptonshire Regiment Lieutenant
British Army Northamptonshire Regiment Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maureen Sheila Bentley daughter
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Edith mother
Lt.-Col. Alfred Wilson Bentley father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gerald W Bentley brother
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Marie Galway wife

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Hannah21187
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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The Bond of Sacrifice: Geoffrey Malcolm Bentley Hannah21187
Link to brother's record: Gerald William Bentley Hannah21187

Multimedia

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The Bond of Sacrifice: Geoffrey Malcolm Bentley Hannah21187

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