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Current record for: Daniel Benson
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Name Daniel Benson
Born in Islington - Middlesex
Resident of Barnsbury - Middlesex
Died 06/08/1915
Age 20

Cause of Death Killed in action

Cemetery or memorial Beach Cemetery, Anzac
Grave or panel reference II.I.6

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World War 1

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • J Benson, Father
    Offord Road
Military Information Military Information

Rank Private
Service Number 13961
Unit 9th Battalion
Regiment Worcestershire Regiment
Service Army
Enlisted in London