• A
  • A
  • A

Solomon Benzecry "Hero of Bourlon Wood"

Born:
12 Elul 5653 (24 August 1893)
Died:
15 Kislev 5678 (30 November 1917)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
BEN5709
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
12 Elul 5653 (24 August 1893)
Place of birth:
Gibraltar

Death

Date of death:
15 Kislev 5678 (30 November 1917)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Bourbon Wood, France
Cause of death:
Killed in Action (Head wound)
Burial place:
Cambrai Memorial

Places

Addresses

Family home:
34 Inverness Terrace Hyde Park (1911)
 < Close personal journey map
Personal Journey map
Solomon Benzecry
VIEW PERSONAL JOURNEY MAP

Family

Parents

Father: Raphael Benzecry (male)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Date discharged/death:
30 November 1917
Rank at discharge/death:
Lieutenant
Sustained injuries:
Head Injuries
Assignments
Regiment:
10th London Regiment
Battalion/unit:
17th Battalion Royal Fusiliers
Campaigns:
Bourbon Wood

Roll of Honour

S. BENZECRY, 30 November 1917

Other Occupations

Type of employment:
Chartered Accountant
Organisation:
London

Contact the Author

Any messages sent via this facility are not the responsibility of the WWTT site and are simply passed onto the account holder’s contact and not stored here. Should the author choose to reply to you, all further contact made will not be transmitted through the site but independently through your own email or the details you leave here.

SEND MESSAGE

Contact the Author

Please note that the recipient will be provided with the email address linked to your account, and any response will not be transmitted through the site but independently through your own email.

Give us your feedback

Please tell us what you think to help us develop and progress this vital resource

London Jews in the First World War - We Were There Too

Follow us on social media:

© London Jewish Cultural Centre 2018

Website : beachshore