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Harry James Bennett

In memory of:

Lieutenant Harry James Bennett

September 24, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

59056

Age:

27

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Air Force

Division:

21st Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

April 15, 1891
Cambridge, United Kingdom

Enlistment:

November 6, 1914
Kingston, Ontario

Son of Mrs. Mary Anne Bennett, of Cambridge, England. He also served with the Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment).

Commemorated on Page 583 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

XIV. F. 6.

Location:

Souchez is a village in the Department of the Pas-De-Calais, 3.5 kilometres north of Arras on the main road to Bethune. It lies in the valley of the Souchez river, between the Lorette Bridge to the west and Vimy Ridge to the east. The CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY is about 1.5 kilometres south of the village on the west side of the D937 Arras-Bethune Road.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Arthur Bennett– photograph taken was his brother Lt Arthur Bennett when on leave in England
  • Photo of Harry Bennett
  • Grave Marker– The grave marker at the Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery located approximately 6 kilometres from the Vimy Memorial, just outside of Souchez, France. May he rest in peace. (K. Falconer/J. Stephens 2010)
  • Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery– A panoramic view of the Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, located approximately 6 kilometres from the Vimy Memorial, just outside of Souchez, France. May they rest in peace. (J. Stephens)

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