John Patterson Bennett

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: 10.04.1916
  • Place of enlistment: Vancouver, B.C. Canada
  • Service no: 532776
  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards: Military Medal
  • Regiment/Service: Canadian Army Medical Corps
  • Unit/Ship: 13th Field Ambulance

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 27.11.1878
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Marine Engineer
  • Mother:

    Susan Bennett, 117 Kaslo St, Vancouver

  • Father:

    William Bennett, 117 Kaslo St, Vancouver

  • Siblings:

    Margaret, George, Charles, Beatrice, Susanna, James, Maria, William, Hector & David

  • Spouse:
  • Children:
  • Age at Death: 79
  • Date of Death: 08.05.1958
  • Place of Death:
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  • Cemetery:

More about John Patterson Bennett

For more information on John, visit his Service Record

John’s brother Pte David Bennett, 703578, 102nd Battalion Canadian Infantry, was killed in action, 27.09.1918. His brother William was lost at sea 07.05.1915 aboard R.M.S. Lusitania which was torpedoed and sunk by a German Submarine. Driver James Gray Bennett, 18322, 1st Signal Squadron, Australian Engineers survived as did George who served with the Black Watch, Charles and Hector were munition workers.

Information supplied by Gary Thomson

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