PrivateAMES, BASIL

Service Number 6768A

Died 20/05/1918

Aged 20

22nd Bn.
Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Son of Basil and Jane Ames, of Atkinson St., Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia. Native of Glen Waverley, Victoria.

Inscription

SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF MY ONLY SON

Buried at MERICOURT-L'ABBE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Location: Somme, France
Number of casualties: 349

Cemetery/memorial reference: III. B. 8.

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Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.