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Robert James BASSETT

Regimental number3235
Place of birthRoma Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressRoma Villa, Roma, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, Mrs I B Bassett, Roma, Queensland
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1916
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3250 Lance Corporal Kenneth Cameron BASSETT MM, 15th Bn, returned to Australia, 23 September 1918.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death11 February 1924
Place of burialRoma Cemetery

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