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William Alfred BASS

Regimental number33670
Place of birthBundaberg Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressAlberton via Beenleigh, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Bass, Alberton via Beenleigh, Queensland
Enlistment date19 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollTrench Mortar Battery Details
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 33671 Gunner James Joseph BASS, 8th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 9 December 1918.
Date of death6 February 1975
Place of burialNudgee Cemetery

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