Commemorated:

Memorial .Tower Hill MemorialLondon
    

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Family :

  Son of Captain Thomas Waldon Bennett and Elizabeth Hester Bennett. Husband of Ruth Alice Bennett of Gamlakarcloy Finland

Military :

Unit :  SS Manchuria 

Action : Naval Campaign 

Action :

Hector BENNETT was the Master of the SS Manchuria (2997 grt) which was torpedoed by German U Boat U-53 sixty miles NW of Ushant on a voyage from La Goulette to Hartlepool. 26 lives were lost including Hector BENNETT.


Naval Campaign is defined as to include all sea operations that do not fall within specific naval battles such as Jutland, Coronel, Falklands etc. This includes all Merchant Navy losses.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Stranton No. 1862 E.C.Durham

Initiated
Passed
Raised
20th July 1908
2nd February 1910
4th May 1910
 

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