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Laurence Vincent Benet
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Birth: Jan. 12, 1865
Death: May 21, 1948

Born West Point, Orange, NY.

Laurence was a graduate of Yale University. In 1892 he was Artillery Engineer, Hotchkiss Ordnance Co. Ltd., Paris, France. He joined the US Navy and was honorably discharged, Ensign (Spanish-American War) on 25 Apr 1898. In 1902 his occupation was Director and Consulting Engineer of the American Ordinance Co., 21 Rue Royale, Paris, France. In 1906 he was entered into the Register of Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the US by inheritance from father Stephen V Benet, Brig. Genl., Chief of Ordnance-DC. In 1922 he was President, Hotchkiss Ordnance Co., Paris, France.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Vincent Benet (1827 - 1895)
  Laura Walker Benet (1833 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Cox Benet (1863 - 1941)*
 
 Sibling:
  James Walker Benet (1857 - 1928)*
  Laurence Vincent Benet (1865 - 1948)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 08, 2009
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Laurence Vincent Benet
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Laurence Vincent Benet
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