John Robert Bentley Unknown date of birth - 26 March 1918 Key details Contribute › Service number56234 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Portrait, Auckland Weekly News 1918 - No known copyright res … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesJohn Robert AWMM SurnameBentley AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number56234 AWMM Gender Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMFarm hand AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMiss Mary Elizabeth Wood (friend)The PinesEast TamakiAucklandNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number56234 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM13 August 1917 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM13 Aug 1917-2 October 1917 AWMMHMNZT 91 AWMMGlasgowScotland AWMMDepart - 13 Aug 1917Arrival - 02 Oct 1917 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM13 August 1917 AWMMNew Zealand Expeditionary Force (NZEF) AWMM29th Reinforcements, Auckland Infantry Regiment, A Company AWMMMokoia AWMMPrivate AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesKilled in ActionCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMPrivate AWMMAuckland Infantry Regiment, 1st Battalion AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › John Bentley was the son of Thomas and Elizabeth Bentley, of Hay Lane Farm, Foston, Derby, England. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death38 AWMM Date of death26 March 1918 AWMM Cause of deathKilled in Action AWMM Place of deathSommeNorthern FranceFrance AWMM Death notesSommeFrance AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery name Grave reference Memorial Contribute › Memorial nameGrevillers (New Zealand) MemorialGrevillers British CemeteryPas-de-CalaisFrance AWMMAuckland War Memorial MuseumWorld War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember John Robert Bentley by laying a poppy. Jack Edward Sedwick Bentley John Bentley John Robert Bentley Loch Lomond Bentley Murray Waldron Bentley Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of John Robert Bentley Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22275606Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1918). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume III. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM70: 4 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.