BETTRIDGE J. H.


James Henry Bettridge

Rifleman R/9182

13th Bn. King's Royal Rifle Corps


James Henry Bettridge died on Tuesday 10th April 1917, aged 42 years, and is remembered on the ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

He was born c1875 at Moria, Leicestershire, to parents Levi & Mary Ann Bettridge. Levi Bettridge was a Coal Miner, and a native of Oakerthorpe, Derbys, who married Mary Ann Farner in 1867. By 1901, the family resided at Castleford, Yorkshire, where James Henry worked as a Coal Miner.

 

 

From ‘Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914-19 – King's Royal Rifle Corps

BETTRIDGE James Henry. Born Moira, Leicester, enlisted Mansfield (resides Annesley Woodhouse, Notts). 13th Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps, Rifleman R/9182, Killed in Action, France & Flanders, 10th April 1917.


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