Edward Lee Beans

Name

Edward Lee Beans

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

08/07/1917
28

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Corporal
7970
Bedfordshire Regiment
4th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN
IV. O. 15.
France

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
All Saints Church Memorial, Hertford

Pre War

Born in 1889 in Gillingham, Kent son of Thomas and Laura Beans. He married Ellen Mary Hopkins in 1908 in Hertford and they lived at 1 Riverside, Folly, Hertford in 1911 with one son. He was a musician with the 4th Bedfordshire Regiment.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Chatham, Kent and died of wounds probably in the 8th Casualty Clearing Station in Duisans.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox