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Benwell, W

Cambrai Memorial

Cambrai Memorial, Louverval

William Benwell

Carved on the Cambrai East Memorial at Louverval along with a group of R.G.L.I. soldiers with no known grave


William Benwell

Private William Benwell
1st Battalion, Royal Guernsey Light Infantry


Son of Mary Armandine Benwell (nee Cosheril), New Town, Alderney. Born and enlisted at Alderney. A quarryman.

Killed in action aged 31 years

Remembered on:
Alderney War Memorial


Commonwealth War Graves Commission Record


Courtesy of the Guernsey Press & Brian de Jersey