Remembering Those Who ServedWorld War I - Yarmouth Connections
Name:Service NoRankBattalion/ServiceDate of Birth:Place of Birth:Date of Enlistment:Place of Enlistment:Address at Enlistment:Age at Enlistment:Height:Complexion:Eye Colour:Hair Colour:Martial Status:Trade:ReligionNext of Kin:Date of Discharge:Previous Military:Date of Death:CemeteryAdditional Information:
John William Bennett40926Gunner1st Battery CFA (France) September 7, 1884Yarmouth NSSeptember 21, 1914Valcartier QCYarmouth NS305 feet, 4¾ inchesfairbluelight brownSingleFoundryRoman CatholicCharles A. Bennett (Father) St. John NBApril 29, 191917th Battery, CFANovember 10, 1973Roman Catholic Cemetery, Yarmouth, NSGunner Bennett enlisted with the 29th Field Battery CFA at Valcartier on September 21, 1914. He embarked at Avonmouth England on February 8, 1915. He served in the 1st Battery CFA in France. On discharge at demobilization he lived in Yarmouth, NS.