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Benjamin Kendrew

In memory of:

Private Benjamin Kendrew

August 26, 1917

Military Service


Service Number:

430109

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regiment)

Division:

7th Bn.

Additional Information


Commemorated on Page 267 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

IV. D. 48.

Location:

LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY is on the southern outskirts of St Omer and is about 45 kilometres south-east of Calais. When approaching the cemetery from St. Omer centre follow in the direction of Abbeville on the D 928. As you leave the town towards Longuenesse drive up the hill for about 600 metres and the cemetery is on your left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

  • Photo of BENJAMIN KENDREW– From the Daily Colonist of September 23, 1917. Image taken from web address of http://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist59y247uvic#page/n0/mode/1up
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Daily Colonist of September 22, 1917. Image taken from web address of http://archive.org/stream/dailycolonist59y246uvic#page/n0/mode/1up

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