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CAMBRIDGE ST. BENETS (BENEDICTS) WAR MEMORIAL

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Compiled and copyright © 2001 Martin Edwards

The memorial is in place on the far wall of the church opposite the entrance door

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TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF

ANDERSON, M.C. Martin Alan
Major, 211, Field Company, Royal Engineers. Born 10th November 1887. Died of wounds received in action at Duisans near Arras Wednesday 9th May 1917. Aged 29. Awarded the Military Cross (M.C.). Son of James Drummond Anderson and Frances Louisa Anderson, of Greycotes, Cavendish Avenue, Cambridge. Buried in DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row M. Grave 15. See also Cambridge Guildhall and Cambridge St Pauls
BROWN Harry
[Listed on memorial as Henry] Private 24787, 8th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 28 September 1916. Aged 30. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of James and Fanny Brown, of 7, Britannia Place, East Rd., Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Cambridge Guildhall
BULLEN Henry C
[Listed as Harry BULLEN on SDGW] Private 325373, 1st/1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action Saturday 14th October 1916 in France & Flanders. Aged 21. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of Robert and S. L. Bullen, of 6, Britannia Place, East Rd., Cambridge. Formerly 1804 Cambridgeshire Regiment. Buried in MILL ROAD CEMETERY, THIEPVAL, Somme, France. Plot XIII. Row F. Grave 10. See also Cambridge Guildhall
COOTE Frederick
Private 16413, 12th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action Monday 26th February 1917 in France & Flanders. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Cambridge Guildhall
HARRIS Stanley Gordon
Private G/25096, 10th Battalion, Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Killed in action Friday 25th October 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 19. Born, resident and enlisted Cambridge. Son of Mrs. M. Harris, of 14, Trumpington St., Cambridge. Formerly 38217, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 14 to 17 and 162 to 162A
JONES Sidney
Private G/18265, 11th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Died of wounds Tuesday 16th October 1917 in France and Flanders. Aged 25. Born St Benet's, Cambridge, enlisted Cambridge. Formerly 2775, Royal Fusiliers. Son of Frederick and Sabina Jones. Native of Cambridge. Buried in MONT HUON MILITARY CEMETERY, LE TREPORT, Seine-Maritime, France. Plot III. Row N. Grave 3B. See also Cambridge Guildhall
MATTHEWS Edward Victor
Private 325369, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action Saturday 14th October 1916 in France & Flanders. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Formerly 1799, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 16 B. See also Cambridge Guildhall
MICHELL Robert Williams
Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died of wounds 20th July 1916. Aged 57. Husband of E. S. Michell, of "Birtley," Cranmer Rd., Cambridge. M.D., F.R.C.S. Mentioned in Despatches. Buried in the right half, near the chapel of CAMBRIDGE (SS. GILES AND PETER) CHURCH CEMETERY, Cambridgeshire. See also Cambridge Guildhall and Cambridge St Giles Churchyard
WOODS John William Horace
Private 10226, 6th Battalion, Royal Irish Regiment. Killed in action Thursday 2nd August 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 26. Born Peterborough, enlisted Cambridge. Husband of Mabel Elizabeth Woods, of 4, Britannia Place, East Rd., Cambridge. Formerly 114751, Royal Field Artillery. Buried in POTIJZE CHATEAU GROUNDS CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot II. Row C. Grave 10. See also Cambridge Guildhall

WHO LAID DOWN THEIR
LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR
1914-1919
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