L/Bombardier Benjamin C Shreeve 147966, RFA 129th Bty

1898 Jan/Mar Born Norwich, Norfolk

1901 census his mother was a prisoner in H M Prison, Norwich. I cannot find Benjamin

1911 census at 1 Weston Square Heigham St Norwich

1920 Feb 9. Died from a bullet. This soldier's death divided the jury during the inquest. At the time he was in charge of the detention barracks (Cahir,Co. Tipperary) and was playing with a rifle when it is supposed to have gone off and shot him dead.Whether this soldier shot himself or was shot by another was a point on which the jury disagreed.

Buried Cahir Military Plot, Tipperary


British Soldiers died in Ireland