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Ellsworth Benson
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Birth: 1913, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 1939
East Braintree
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Aviation Cadet E. Benson, USNR, was designated Naval Aviator #4909 in 1936. Entered active service via the pre-war Aviation Cadet (AVCAD) program.

Died as result of a mid-air collision during a flyover during the commissioning of the aircraft carrier USS WASP (CV-7).
Note: Internment on 10 April 1939.
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 6 Site 9183
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Oct 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43679281
Ellsworth Benson
Added by: Mike Weeks
Ellsworth Benson
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