Lewis County War Memorial

Address: 148 Court Ave. • Weston, WV 26452


Description

In memory of Lewis Bennett Jr., a WWI fighting ace who was born and raised in Lewis County. He was killed in action on August 24, 1918. In France, he served with the Royal Flying Corps for 9 days until his death in 1918. He specialized as a "Balloon Buster" during this brief assignment with a total of 12 victories.

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