Driver Benedetto Risi was an English soldier of the British Army who died during the First World War.

He was born in 1897, in Wolverhampton, the son of Italian parents Angelo, an ice cream vendor, and Francesco Risi. At the time of the 1911 Census, the Risi family were residing at 368 Brickkiln Street.

Risi died on 9 April 1918, during Germany's Spring Offensive on the Western Front, while serving with "B" Battery, 186th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery.

He is buried in Adelaide Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux.


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