Private

Percy James Benbow

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of James and Alice Benbow, of Bankside, Canterbury.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
38256
Name:
Percy James Benbow
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
James Benbow (father), Bankside, Canterbury, New Zealand
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
NZEF, Canterbury Regiment, 1 Battalion, 1 Company

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Killed in action
Date of Death:
12 October 1917
Day of Death:
Friday
Age at Death: 
28
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
16 February 1917
Transport:
HMNZT 78
Vessel:
Navua
Destination:
Devonport, England

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
N.Z. Apse, Panel 2.
Cemetery Location: 
Belgium
Percy James Benbow
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