This is a 1910 Census record from Washington, which shows that Benedict working as an electrician in Pierce, Washington by this time.
Year: 1910; Census Place: Gig Harbor, Pierce, Washington; Roll: T624_1663; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 0183; FHL microfilm: 1375676
This Marriage Certificate from 1910 certifies that Benedict and Bessie Porter were married in Washington on March 12th, and that Benedict was originally from Lexington, Missouri
N.p., n.d. Web. 21 May 2017. <https://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/DigitalObject/Download/78604641-7b89-4fb7-8727-14cfad1f02fd>.
This is a list of activities performed by the Signal Corps, some around La Belle-Epine, the place where Benedict died. This offers a view of what soldiers in this area were doing.
Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (9/18/1947 - 3/1/1964). National Archives and Records Administration. National Archives and Records Administration, n.d. Web. 12 June 2017.
This is a picture of Benedict T. Wiley, found in a book written by the captain of his battalion. The book is a collection of memories from the war, with information about tasks they had to perform, their training, and life in the war. There is specific information about some soldiers, including Benedict.
This is a newspaper article from a newspaper in Lexington, where Benedict was born. It shows that Benedict’s father was informed about Benedict’s death in France and how he was awarded La Croix de Guerre, and proceeds to give a brief history about his life.