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Benjamin Cohen "Benj"

Born:
1889
Died:
4 Tishri 5678 (20 September 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
COH3969
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
1889
Place of birth:
Liverpool

Death

Date of death:
4 Tishri 5678 (20 September 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Ypres
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Tyne Cot Memorial

Places

Addresses

Family home:
6 Great Oxford Street, Liverpool (1911)

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade
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Family

Siblings

Louis Cohen (male)
Hyman Cohen (male)
Alexander Cohen "Alix" (male)
Esther Cohen (female)
Florence Cohen (female)
Gertrude Cohen (female)

Parents

Father: Michael Cohen (male)
Mother: Rebecca Cohen (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
200228
Date discharged/death:
20 September 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Serjeant
Assignments
Regiment:
The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Battalion/unit:
5th Battalion

Roll of Honour

B. COHEN, 20 September 1917

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Serjeant
Date of Death:
20/09/1917
Age:
Regiment / service:
1st/5th Bn., The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Cemetery:
Grave reference:
Panel 31 to 34 and 162 and 162A and 163A.
Additional information:

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Joiner

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