Benjamin Meech

Name

Benjamin Meech

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

19/11/1918

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
12065
Bedfordshire Regiment

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

UK Memorials

St Mary’s Church Bayford & Brickendon Memorial, Bayford

Pre War

Born in 1888 in Bayford, Herts. son of Herbert and Charlotte (Huckle) Meech of Black Fan Woods, Bayford, Herts and living in 5 Paradise Row, Brickendon in 1911 as a gardener.

Wartime Service

Entered France 30 Jul 1915. 323474 Labour Corps.

Additional Information

Brother of Charles Edward Meech died 30 Oct 1918 and listed on this same memorial. Of the ten families living in Paradise Row, four lost a total of five sons in WW1 and all are listed on this memorial.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox