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James William Benstead     

Servicenumber : 4748711
Rank : Private
Regiment : The Parachute Regiment
Unit : 3rd Battalion
Date of Death : 17-09-1944
Age : 28
Grave : Plot 6. Row D. Grave 17.
James William Benstead was a son of George William and Rebecca Benstead of Walworth, London.
Benstead served with No. 7 Platoon, C-Company. According to the Roll of Honour published by the Society of Friends of the Airborne Museum (Jan Hey 1999 and 2011) Benstead was given a field burial in the woods in the Bilderberg Area, alongside Valkenburglaan. 
Picture: 23-09-2012
Sources: Website CWGC and Roll of Honour


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