|Plot Location||Sai Wan Memorial
|Place of Birth||Bombay|
|Date of Birth (Eng)||February 26, 1893|
|Date of Birth (Heb)|
|Date of Death (Eng)||September 21, 1945|
|Date of Death (Heb)|
|Age at Death||52|
|Spouse’s Name||I. S. Elias|
|Father’s Name||Charles Silas Benjamin|
|Service Rank||Private (Volunteer)|
|Religious Status (כ/ל/י)|
|Cause of Death||Pulmonary tuberculosis|
|Other Family Data||Siblings: Eric, Flossie (b. September 9, 1890; d. June 10, 1972, London) and Olga|
|Historical||He came to Hong Kong from London in 1919. The 1923 jurors’ list has him as a manager at J. R. Michael & Co., a firm of agents, brokers and merchants located in the Hongkong Hotel.
He died at sea aboard the HMHS Oxfordshire, a hospital ship that left Hong Kong for the UK on 31 August 1945 with 190 patients aboard, mostly from prisoner of war camps.
Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps, service number 4989.
His parents lived in Wembley Park, London.
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