William Benvie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 9232
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 14/09/1914
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no:

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: Brickwork Cottages, Errol
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Ann Benvie, 38 Kemback St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Thomas Benvie, 38 Kemback St, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    George

  • Spouse:

    Annie Benvie, Brickwork Cottages, Errol

  • Children:

    Thomas, born 07.11.1908, Nellie, born 22.11.1910, Janet, born 03.04.1912 & William, born 14.04.1914

More about William Benvie

William has no known grave but is remembered on the La Ferte Memorial. He was the brother of Guardsman George Benvie, 14406, 1st Battalion Scots Guards, who as killed in action, 25.09.1916.

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