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Forename(s): Benjamin Henry
Place of Birth: Crosshills, Yorkshire
Service No: 745309
Regiment / Corps / Service: Canadian Infantry
Battalion / Unit: 'A' Coy 3rd Battalion (Toronto Regiment)
Division: 1st Canadian Division
Date of Death: 1917-11-05
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 18 - 24 - 26 - 30.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: CROSSHILLS, YORKSHIRE
Local War Memorial: KILDWICK, YORKSHIRE
No entry in SDGW - Canadian Forces.
Benjamin Henry Freeman (born 19 February 1885) was the son of Ernest Gilbert and Martha Ann Freeman, née Stell. Ernest was born at Fanley near Otley and Martha at Crosshills, Yorkshire.
1901 Glusburn, Yorkshire Census: 1, North Street - Benjamin H. Freeman, aged 5 years, born Crosshills, Yorkshire, son of Ernest G. and Martha A. Freeman.
1911 Silsden, Yorkshire Census: Tarden [Tufton?] Street, Skipton Road - Benjamin Henry Freeman, aged 15 years, born Crosshills, Yorkshire, son of Ernest Gilbert and Martha Ann Freeman.
Benjamin was married to Emily Maud Margaret Hartley in 1916.
For additional information go to: http://www.baclac.gc.ca/eng/discover/military-heritage/first-world-war/first-world-war-1914-1918-cef
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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Private Benjamin Henry FREEMAN
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Canadian Infantry
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 1st Canadian Division
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