We remember Stanley Benskin Henson

We remember Stanley Benskin Henson

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Upper Norwood, London United Kingdom Source:8726882 Source:7648494 17th June 1886
1891
location Benlah Hill, Upper Norwood, Croydon, Surrey United Kingdom parents address Source:8726878 5th April 1891
1901
location King's School, Bruton, Somerset United Kingdom school/college address Source:8726880 31st March 1901
1909
employment Officer Straits Settlements Police Singapore Singapore Source:7648494 1909
1913
commission Unknown Source:7648494 16th September 1913
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant Somerset Light Infantry 3rd Reserve Battalion Source:7648494 September 1914 - October 1914
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant Somerset Light Infantry 1st Battalion Source:7648494 October 1914
education Pembroke College, Oxford Oxford United Kingdom Source:7648477
education Sexey's School, Blackford Wedmore, Somerset United Kingdom Source:7648494
employment Officer Straits Settlements Police Penang Malaysia Source:7648477
marriage Minnie Henson Source:7248757
1914
death Source:7248757 19th December 1914
burial Ploegsteert Wood Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Hainaut Belgium Source:7248757
sibling Doris Henson Source:7648494
sibling Carmen Henson Source:7648494
sibling Audrey Henson Source:7648494
education King's School, Bruton Bruton United Kingdom Source:7648477

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Stanley Benskin
Initials SB
Last Name Henson
Source 5284286
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Benlah Hill, Upper Norwood, Croydon, Surrey United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
King's School, Bruton, Somerset United Kingdom school/college address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Somerset Light Infantry 1st Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Somerset Light Infantry 3rd Reserve Battalion Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Minnie Henson mother
William John Henson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Doris Henson sister
Carmen Henson sister
Audrey Henson sister
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Minnie Henson wife

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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Obituary of 2nd Lieut. S. B. Henson Michael17221
Entry in: Bond of Sacrifice Michael17221
Short biography by Tim Moreman Michael17221
Christmas Truce Beverly42842

Multimedia

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Stanley Benskin Henson Michael17221
Grave of 2nd Lieutenant Stanley Benskin Henson Michael17221
Henson, SB Rosemary251
The Memorial to 2nd Lt Stanley Benson Henson Tim23373
2nd Lieutenant Stanley Henson Tim23373
The Straits Settlements War Memorial Singapore Rosemary251
Name on Singapore Cenotaph Rosemary251

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