The information on registered seafarers is not in all cases complete. As new sources are studied, information on engagements and medals etc. will be added to some of the already registered seafarers.
Registernummer under krigen: London 11468.
15. januar 1941: Gikk inn i den Britiske Marine.
20. mars 1941: Ifølge skriv fra Patrol Service Central Depot, Lowestoft, Suffolk, er angjeldende omkommet i tjenesten ca. 21. februar 1941.
Royal Navy Patrol Ship RNPS Memorial:
"BENEDETTO Panel 6, Column 2.
LT/KX. 113537. H.M. Trawler "Rubens". 21st February, 1941. Age 25. Son of Alberto Benedetto and Maria Holboe.
Notes or comments: Belgian fishing vessel, hired August 1940 and converted to A/S, sunk in air attack in Western Approaches, CGWC record date as both 21/1/41 and 21/2/41, all other references record as 13/2/41 (Toghill: Trawlers2; Lenton/Colledge: Warships WW2; Colledge: Ships RN Vol2; HMSO: BVLS 1939-45)."