EOD Bennett, Richard John

John Robertson

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  • SURNAME
Bennett
  • FORENAME
Richard John
  • UNIT
250 Field Company,Royal Engineers
  • RANK
Sapper
  • NUMBER
1944481
  • DATE OF DEATH
24th April 1944
  • AGE
23
  • GRAVESITE
Moreton Church Cemetery,Dorset Central part,South of main path
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
born 1921
son of Robert and Evelyn Mary Bennett,Weymouth,Dorset
KOAS Waybourne,Norfolk,England
St Nicholas Church in Moreton (war memorial)
St Martin & St Meriodoc Church in Camborne (war memorial)
Richard was wounded in North Africa,and whilst convalescing in England, he joined a mine demobilising squad and was killed by an exploding mine.
 
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