Name: Thomas Charles Beneld
Other names: Tommy
Date of Birth: 1889
Place of birth: Leicester, England
Nationality: British
Date of Death: 19.09.1918
Place of death:
Service No: 235434
Unit(s): Sherwood Foresters, Leicestershire Regiment, 6th Btn
Rank: Sergeant
Medals and Awards:
Clubs and Afliations: Thomas played for Leicester Fosse football
club, Derby Football club and guested for Nottingham Forest and
Grimsby Town during the war
Life Story
Thomas was the son of Thomas Charles Beneld of Leicester, with
Thomas junior taking his fathers full name. Tommy had joined the
army prior to the war, and served in the Sherwood Foresters between