We remember William Benson

We remember William Benson

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Timeline

1894
birth Maryport, Cumberland United Kingdom Source:7264822 Source:9123061 1894
enlistment Birmingham, Warwickshire United Kingdom Source:9123061
service British Army Private 859 Royal Warwickshire Regiment 14th Battalion. Source:9123061
1916
death Killed in Action Source:7264822 Source:9123061 23rd July 1916
burial Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7264822

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Benson
Source 309317
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 859 Royal Warwickshire Regiment 14th Battalion. Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes A mother
Thomas Benson father

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription David1424

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A soldier of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment David1424

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