MajorBENSON, PHILIP PATRICK

Service Number 100223

Died 12/02/1944

Aged 39

1st Bn.
Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)

M C

Son of Philip Lambert Benson and Alice Benson; husband of Joy Benson, of South Norwood, Surrey.

Inscription

THERE IS NOT ENOUGH DARKNESS IN ALL THE WORLD TO PUT OUT THE LIGHT OF ONE SMALL CANDLE

Buried at BEACH HEAD WAR CEMETERY, ANZIO

Location: Italy
Number of casualties: 2025

Cemetery/memorial reference: XVI. A. 12.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.