Ordinary Seaman John Benson Mitchell

Royal Navy, HMS Wistaria

Died: Friday 1 November 1918 (aged 22)

Connected records

Record:
MITCHELL, JOHN BENSON
Additional information:
Son of Mrs. Edith Mary Mitchell, of 88, Nightingale St., Darnall, Sheffield.
Cemetery:
GIBRALTAR (NORTH FRONT) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
B. 4166.
Country:
Gibraltar

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Name recorded:
Mitchell, J B
Memorial:
Rhodes House WW1 And WW2 (WMR 31966)
Location:
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Mitchell, J B
Memorial:
St Johns College WW1 (WMR 31970)
Location:
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Mitchell, J B
Memorial:
Marlborough - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 24129)
Location:
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Mitchell, J B
Memorial:
Edinburgh Post Office (WMR 72622)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian

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Name:
Second Lieutenant W M Mitchell
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (Pioneers) (page 9)
Name:
Captain R W Mitchell
Context:
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 526 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 481)
Name:
Captain R W Mitchell
Context:
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 526 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 481)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W M Mitchell
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (Pioneers) (page 9)
Name:
Captain R W Mitchell
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 526 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 481)