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John Henry BASLEY

Regimental number1627
Place of birthMalcolm, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressLenora, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Ann Dore, Givalia, Leonora, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll"222 January 1916 "
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name51st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/68/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 17 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Corps School
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death20 July 1971

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