Born in Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah Territory
Baptized by Llewelyn J Mantle
Residence When Called
Set Apart By
Bennion had been called as mission president on 1 October 1906 and shadowed James G. Duffin for a month before assuming leadership of the mission.
Arrived in Field
Bennion was set apart as a member of the First Council of Seventy near the end of his mission in 1933.