Belize City, Belize
Death of William Hart Bennett
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Disasters • Government & Politics. A significant historical date for this entry is September 4, 1918.
Location. 17° 29.64′ N, 88° 11.197′ W. Marker is in Belize City, Belize. Marker is on Regent Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Albert Street 33, Belize City, Belize 7MHZT KWG3N, Belize. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 14 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Antonio Soberanis Gomez (within shouting distance of this marker); Mule Park (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Belize National World War I Cenotaph (approx. half a kilometer away); British Honduras Territorial Force Memorial (approx. half a kilometer away); Saint John's Anglican Cathedral (approx. 0.6 kilometers away); The Belize Defence Force Fallen (approx. 13.6 kilometers away).
More about this marker. Legend has it that Mr. Hart Bennett died when a flagpole from the burning building fell on him.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 6, 2022. It was originally submitted on March 4, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 877 times since then and 77 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 4, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 3. submitted on June 18, 2018, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. 4. submitted on March 4, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.