Born: 1919, Ipswich.
Died on or since: 23rd December 1941; age: 22; KiA – Western Desert, Libya.
Residence: ‘Kelsale’ 4, Woodstone Avenue, Ipswich.
Rank: Gunner; Service Number: 908487
Regiment: Royal Artillery, 51 (The Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry) Field Regiment.
Father: Ernest George Benney, born 1892, Ipswich.
Mother: Olive Grace Benney (nee Capon), born October 1892, Aldeby, Norfolk – died December 1936, Ipswich.
Frank was educated at Ipswich School – left the school in 1938. He was also a Scout in the 15th Ipswich (Ipswich School) Group.
Probate to Ernest George Benney, a Company’s Cashier.
Frank is also remembered on the Chapel war memorial at Ipswich School.