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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Bassy" / "Reg" Francis Reginald BASS

Born 15 April 1906 in Midland Junction, Western Australia [16]
Son of "Charles" Carl Alexander BASS and Alice Louisa STEPHENS [2] [15] [16]
Labourer in Three Springs 1928-1930 [4] [19]
     He was among the 400 people who attended the Matrons and Benedicts Ball held in Three Springs on 31 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
     Member of the inaugural team representing the North Midlands Football Association in 1928 [4: 6-Oct-1928]
     Member of the Three Springs Football Club in 1929 and 1930 [4: 13-Jul-1929, 9-Aug-1930]
He could be the Reg BASS who was a member of the Coorow Football Club in 1934 [5: 15-Jun-1934]
Resided in the Perth suburb of Midland Junction prior to enlisting in the Australian Army on 27 April 1943 [16]
     Sapper W53430 in the Australian Army's 12 Australian Army Troops Company during the Second World War [16]
     Discharged from the Australian Army on 3 April 1946 [16]
Resided of late in Perth [2]
Died 11 November 1967; buried Midland Cemetery, Perth suburb of Midland (Wesleyan, E, 18) [2]
He was buried in the same plot of the Midland Cemetery as his late father and mother, who had died in 1915 and 1945 [2]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Francis Reginald Bass' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 25 February 2024 from [reference list]

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