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Sgt Michael Francis "Mike" Benson, SR
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1943
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 2001
Mehlville
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

Sergeant Michael F. Benson, DSN 5758, was commissioned as a Police Officer on 09/13/1965. After the academy he was assigned to the 3Rd District, Mobile Reserve Section, Evidence Technician Unit, Mobile Reserve Section, and the 3Rd District. On 02/16/1976 he was promoted to the rank of Sergeant and assigned to the 6Th District as a "Line Platoon" supervisor. He was later sent to the Intelligence Unit and then the 2Nd District. During his career he was awarded 6 Chief's Letters of Commendation for outstanding police work. When he left the police department on 01/12/1979, he had 13.33 years of faithful and dedicated service to the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department. It should be noted that Sergeant Benson left the Saint Louis Metropolitan Police Department for a job that he secured at Anheuser-Busch. He quickly rose through the ranks of the "Corporate Security" chain of command and achieved the rank of Lieutenant.
Sergeant Benson was also a veteran of the United States Army.


BENSON, MICHAEL F SR

PFC US ARMY
DATE OF BIRTH: 09/06/1943
DATE OF DEATH: 08/11/2001

BURIED AT: SECTION RR SITE 1674

JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY
2900 SHERIDAN ROAD ST. LOUIS, MO 63125
(314) 845-8320

 
 
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 Parents:
  George J Benson (1909 - 1984)
  Hazel F Benson (1913 - 1988)
 
Inscription:
US ARMY PFC
 
Burial:
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Lemay
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section Number RR, Grave Plot Number 1674, Extra Deep
 
Maintained by: Timothy Tumbrink
Originally Created by: Marvin & Samme Templin
Record added: Nov 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81263008
Sgt Michael Francis Mike Benson, SR
Added by: Timothy Tumbrink
 
Sgt Michael Francis Mike Benson, SR
Added by: Timothy Tumbrink
 
Sgt Michael Francis Mike Benson, SR
Added by: Timothy Tumbrink
 
 
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- Gracie's Grammy
 Added: Oct. 11, 2013
Miss you everyday!!!
- cara seeber
 Added: Jan. 29, 2013
Rest in peace.
- Timothy Tumbrink
 Added: Dec. 19, 2012
 
 
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