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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Bernard Frank Arnold Benson

In memory of:

Sergeant Bernard Frank Arnold Benson

September 10, 1944

Military Service

Service Number:







The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada

Honours and Awards:

Mentioned in Despatches

Additional Information

Son of Victor and Annie Mildred Benson, of Montreal, Province of Quebec.

Commemorated on Page 248 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information

Grave Reference:

7. E. 11.


Leubringhen is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, halfway between Calais and Boulogne. The Calais Canadian War Cemetery is in Leubringhen and is situated on the east side of the Calais-Boulogne road, 14 kilometres from Calais. From Calais leave the motorway at junction 9 and turn left onto the N3-E402 toward St Inglevert. Proceed through the village and immediately after, turn first left over motorway bridge and follow the road for approximately 250 metres. The Calais Canadian War Cemetery will be found on the left.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Photo of Bernard Benson– The Gazette 1945.
Bernard Benson was the brother of 9 year old John Benson, killed by Roland Chassé, on the Mount Royal mountain in Montreal while skiing.

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