Major BENJAMIN JAMES BROUGHTON

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Rank Major
Forenames BENJAMIN JAMES
Surname BROUGHTON
Initials B J
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Sunday, 13 August 1944
Age 33
Nationality Unknown
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown, UNKNOWN
Service Number 67564
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Somerset Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, Hampshire Regiment (50th Northumbrian Division)
Regiment/Unit attached to 1 Battalion, Hampshire Regiment (50th Northumbrian Division)
Military Honours and Awards MENTIONED IN DESPATCHES
Place of Burial/Commemoration TILLY-SUR-SEULLES WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location VI. E. 8.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF BENJAMIN ROBERT AND LILIAN AMELIA BROUGHTON; HUSBAND OF FRANCES GRAHAM BROUGHTON.

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Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph:  
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Additional information provided by:
Carl Shilleto, Chelsey Kisa and Richard Grayling.

 

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