1. Memorial:Pulham St. Mary (St. Mary The Virgin) Churchyard
2. Book:The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918Pg.116
3. Memorial:The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour2D GQS

Awards & Titles:


Family :

Son of Alfred and Florence Benfield, of 5, Dongola Rd., Greengate, Plaistow, London

Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: Pulham St Mary (Airship Station) 

Action : Natural Causes 

Natural causes is attributed those deaths due to causes that were not directly associated with the war. Included in this are wartime deaths resulting from, for example, theSpanish Influenza pandemic and its associated pneumonia problems and other attributions such as age and exhaustion. It also groups those who through Post Traumatic Stress committed suicide as a result of their experiences.

Detail :

Served as a Warrant Officer, RNAS at Pulham Naval Air Station. Possibly brother of Godfrey Westbrook Benfield who was also Warrant Officer, RNAS at Pulham Naval Air Station. Died of natural causes 29 Nov 18 Source; David Barnes

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Faithful No. 85 E.C.Norfolk

31st December 1917
25th February 1918
23rd March 1918

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