Benton, W.M.

Personal details
Image of the Manchester Regiment cap badge (Crown copyright)
Name on Memorial: 
William Manstead Benton
William Manstead
Date of Birth: 
Thursday, July 10, 1873
Date of Death: 
Thursday, August 17, 1916
Age at Death: 
Addresses before and during the war

Place of Residence: 34 Royal Avenue, Chelsea, London

Boarding School: Framlingham College, Framlington, Suffolk

Place of Employment: Leper colony, Robben Island, South Africa

Clerical Appointment: Curate in Walsal

Clerical Appointment: Curate-in-charge, Church of the Holy Cross, Bearsted, Kent

Place of Burial or Battle Site Memorial

Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'Abbe, Somme, France

Other Memorials: 

Commemorated on war memorial cross and a plaque at Holy Cross Church, BearstedKent

The Memorial Cross in St. Martin's Church, Herne, Canterbury Kent

Memorial Plaque in Framlingham College, Framlingham, Suffolk