Company Serjeant Major James Bennett

Leinster Regiment

Died: Wednesday 21 November 1917

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Record:
BENNETT, JAMES
Additional information:
Cemetery:
GRANGEGORMAN MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
CE. 669.
Country:
Ireland, Republic of

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Oral history

British private served as signaller with British Army on Western Front, 1917-1918
REEL 1: Aspects of period in GB, 1916-1917: story of enlisting with friends in Leeds, Yorkshire; reaction of father; attitude to heavy losses among men from Leeds area on the Somme, 1 July 1916; description of kit and equipment; posted to Whitley Bay and duties as sentry in camp; story of …

Oral history

British NCO served with 14th Bn (2nd Barnsley) York and Lancaster Regt and 8th Bn East Yorkshire Regt in GB, Egypt and on Western Front, 1914-1916.
REEL 1: Background in Darfield, Yorkshire: family; employment on railway, 1902-1914; pay; enlistment with York and Lancaster Regt in Barnsley, 1914; reason for enlistment; reaction of wife; enlistment procedure; background of recruits; organised into platoons and role as drill instructor. Aspects of …

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Name recorded:
Bennett, James
Memorial:
St Pauls Church WW1 (WMR 43374)
Location:
Blackheath, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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St Marys Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 33768)
Location:
Lesbury, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Alston - WW1 Screen (WMR 34313)
Location:
Alston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
Memorial:
Robert Ffinden Davies (WMR 39748)
Location:
Kilburn, Greater London
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Clayton - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 13086)
Location:
Clayton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Woodvale Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 6256)
Location:
Woodvale, Antrim
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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King Edward Church-WW1 (WMR 8595)
Location:
King Edward, Grampian
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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St Andrews Church Plaque WW1 (WMR 4116)
Location:
Coniston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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St Chads Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 3421)
Location:
Poulton Le Fylde, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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St John The Baptist Church Cross (WMR 17460)
Location:
Halesowen, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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St Peter And St Paul Church Plaque WW1 (WMR 23633)
Location:
Godalming, Surrey
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Hayfield (WMR 14278)
Location:
Hayfield, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Pearson and Knowles Coal and Iron Company Ltd WW1 Plaque (WMR 42931)
Location:
Warrington, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Coniston (including the grave of J Hewitson VC) (WMR 4115)
Location:
Coniston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Alston (WMR 3893)
Location:
Alston, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Holy Trinity Church - WW1 (WMR 18364)
Location:
Horwich, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Maxwelltown and Troqueer Memorial (WMR 5862)
Location:
Maxwelltown, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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St Ninian's Church WW1 (WMR 86656)
Location:
Stonehouse, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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University of Glasgow War Memorial Chapel (WMR 23068)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Saline (WMR 5724)
Location:
Saline, Fife
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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St Catharine's Scholes - WW1 (WMR 87171)
Location:
Scholes, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Poulton Le Fylde (WMR 3420)
Location:
Poulton Le Fylde, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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WW1 commemorative Obelisk St Mary Extra Cemetery Southampton (WMR 21617)
Location:
Southampton, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Pollokshaws Burgh Hall (WMR 54465)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Stonehouse (WMR 6007)
Location:
Stonehouse, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Shalford - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 23448)
Location:
Shalford, Surrey
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Chapel En Le Frith (WMR 14267)
Location:
Chapel En Le Frith, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Anworth and Girthon (WMR 69503)
Location:
Gatehouse of Fleet, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Bath (WMR 7275)
Location:
Bath, Avon
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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Motherwell (WMR 57778)
Location:
Motherwell, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Bennett, James
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St Mary Immaculate Church (WMR 54366)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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St Johns Parishioners WW1 (WMR 1353)
Location:
Cutcombe, Somerset
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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Himley St Michael & All Angels - WW1 (WMR 68197)
Location:
Himley, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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St Dominick Parish (WMR 50717)
Location:
St Dominick, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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Elm Hall Drive Methodist Church WW1 (WMR 15354)
Location:
Allerton, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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St Dominick Parish (WMR 50717)
Location:
St Dominick, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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Mersey Docks And Harbour Board (WMR 15440)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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Trinity Congregational Church (WMR 45512)
Location:
Swinton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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St Timothys Church - WW1 (WMR 46871)
Location:
Crookes, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
Memorial:
Low Mill Roll of Honour (WMR 67324)
Location:
Thornhill, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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Spinkhill (WMR 697)
Location:
Spinkhill, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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5th Battn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - WW1 (WMR 46709)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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Metropolitan Vickers Electrical Company (WMR 3212)
Location:
Stretford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
Memorial:
St Bonaventure's Church WW1 (WMR 11859)
Location:
Bishopston, Avon
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
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Metropolitan Vickers Electrical Company (WMR 3212)
Location:
Stretford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
Memorial:
Grangetown (WMR 9516)
Location:
Grangetown, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
Memorial:
Perranporth Parish - WW1 (WMR 52429)
Location:
Perranporth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
Memorial:
Carlisle St John the Evangelist Church (WMR 67607)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
Memorial:
East Rainton WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 71150)
Location:
East Rainton, Durham
Name recorded:
Bennett, J
Memorial:
Hanover Street School (WMR 47877)
Location:
Unknown, Greater London

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Name:
Second Lieutenant C W Bennett
Context:
other
Date:
19 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 308)
Name:
Private W E Bennett
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
24 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 141 Field Ambulance (page 221)
Name:
Private W E Bennett
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
24 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 141 Field Ambulance (page 221)