The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Lance Corporal A E Bass


Lance Corporal Albert Ernest BASS, G/5282,  "C" Company, 7th  Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  killed in action, Flanders, France, 19th November 1916, age 25.

Born Tonbridge, Kent,  son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Bass, of 20, Bayhall Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent.

1911 Census - 2 Holly Bank Stables, Crescent Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent -Thomas Bass, head, age 48, married, chaffeur, born Thaxted, Essex; Mary Margaret Bass, wife, age 42, married 23 years, 8 children, 6 still alive, born Tunbridge Wells, Kent; George Thomas Bass, son, age 22, single, chaffeur, Tunbridge Wells, Kent; Albert Ernest Bass, son, age 19, greengrocer porter, Tunbridge Wells, Kent; Winifred Marion Bass, daughter, age 15, single, domestic between maid, Tunbridge Wells, Kent; Daisy Louise Bass, daughter, age 14, Tunbridge Wells, Kent; Nellie Bass, daughter, age 11, Tunbridge Wells, Kent; William Arthur Bass, son, age 9, Tunbridge Wells, Kent.

Enlisted Tonbridge, Kent.

Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial, Pier & Face 11C, Somme, France.

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