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2nd Lt. Benjamin Ashwell Posford, ASC


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Remembered today on the G W F

POSFORD, BENJAMIN ASHWELL

Initials: B A

Nationality: United Kingdom

Rank: Second Lieutenant

Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps

Unit Text: Supply Depot.

Age: 38

Date of Death: 25/02/1915

Additional information: Son of Benjamin and Mary Ellen Ashwell Posford, of Falkenham; husband of Cecile Posford, of The Lodge, Falkenham, Ipswich.

Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead

Grave/Memorial Reference: I. C. 8.

Cemetery:BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY

from the THE LONDON GAZETTE, 29 SEPTEMBER, 1914.

THE ARMY SERVICE CORPS.

Benjamin Ashford (sic) Posford to be Second

Lieutenant (on probation). Dated 1st September,

1914.

Benjamin Ashwell Posford was (from 1910) a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

His name appears on the Fakenham War Memorial and on the Trimley St.Martin War Memorial

This is the CWGC's photograph of the Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

BoulogneEasternCWGCCem.jpg

Do many of the WF's CWGC cemeteries have their headstones laid flat?

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RIP Benjamin - Remembered with Honour.

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