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Donovan Benson


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Hello - The above man is on his MIC with the Reg No. 1601 and the rank Gunner.

If he was in a cavalry/yeomanry regiment - why does he have

the rank of Gunner?

He subsequently is shown as a 2nd Lieut. South Staffordshire Regt.

Please.

Thank you

Old Jack

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Don't believe everything you read in the transcriptions!

Whoever transcribed the card at the NA couldn't read the handwriting. It actually says "Pte".

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By the way, whoever transcribed the card at Ancestry couldn't read the first name and wrote "Deno??" <_<

Adrian

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