Lieut Archibald Bartelson Benners
Cenotaph

Lieut Archibald Bartelson Benners

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 3 Jul 1918 (aged 21)
France
Cenotaph Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section V, Lot 76
Memorial ID 28941442 · View Source
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United States World War I Marine. He served during World War I as a 2nd Lieutenant the 80th Company, 2nd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Division, AEF. He was mortally wounded on June 3, 1918 during the Battle of Belleau Woods, and died in a hospital on July 3, 1918 near Paris, France. He was been wounded in action two other times previous to his mortal wounding.

He lies buried in the Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, Belleau, France in Plot B, Row 7, Grave 59. A cenotaph was erected for him in his family's plot in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


  • Created by: Russ Dodge
  • Added: 11 Aug 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 28941442
  • Russ Dodge
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lieut Archibald Bartelson Benners (27 Apr 1897–3 Jul 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 28941442, citing Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Russ Dodge (contributor 309) .