Edmund Bassett Unknown date of birth - 23 November 1917 Key details Contribute › Service number25/162 AWMM Also known as ForceArmy AWMM Rank and unit at dischargeWW1 AWMMSergeant AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion, B Company AWMM WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Play your part Contribute what you know about their war service and life. Lay a poppy Leave a note PDF Print Share Nominal Roll Vol 2 (Roll 24), Page: 6 - No known copyright r … Read more View gallery Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesEdmund AWMM SurnameBassett AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service number25/162 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Date of birth Place of birthBunnythorpeManawatu-WanganuiNew Zealand AWMM Birth notesBunnythorpeManawatuNew Zealand AWMM Occupations Contribute › Occupation before enlistmentWW1 AWMMLabourer AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin Contribute › Address before enlistment Next of kin on embarkationMrs A.E. Bassett (wife)Webervia DannevirkeNew Zealand AWMM Relationship status Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War I, 1914-1918 AWMM Campaigns ForceArmy AWMM Service number25/162 AWMM Military units Military service Miilitary decorations Contribute › Medals and AwardsMilitary Medal (MM) AWMMLondon Gazette, 9 December 1916, p12058, Rec No228: AWMM Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training EnlistmentWW1 AWMMUnknown AWMM Age on enlistmentWW1 AWMM Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW1 AWMM5 February 1916 AWMMWellingtonNew Zealand AWMM5 February 1916 AWMMHMNZT 42 HMNZT 43 HMNZT 44 AWMMWellingtonNew ZealandSuezEgypt AWMMDeparted - 5 February 1916 AWMM Embarkation bodyWW1 AWMM5 February 1916 AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade AWMM3rd Battalion, B Company AWMMUlimaroa or Mokoia or Navua AWMMRifleman AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notesDied of woundsCause of Death AWMM Last known rank Contribute › Last rankWW1 AWMMSergeant AWMMNew Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion, B Company AWMM Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Edmund Bassett was the son of Francis and Sarah Bassett; husband of A. E. Bassett, of High St. North, Dannevirke, New Zealand. Born at Bunnythorpe, New Zealand. AWMM Death About death Contribute › Age at death31 AWMM Date of death23 November 1917 AWMM Cause of deathDied of wounds AWMM Place of deathBelgium AWMM Death notesBelgium AWMM Cemetery Contribute › Cemetery nameLijssenthoek Military CemeteryPoperingeWest-VlaanderenBelgium AWMM Grave referenceXXVII BB 15A AWMM Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Memorial reference Obituary Roll of Honour Remember Edmund Bassett by laying a poppy. Cyril Royston Guyton Bassett Denys Morton Tehidy Bassett Edmund Bassett Edward Stewart Bassett Eric Gilbert Bassett Lay a poppy for 2015 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of Edmund Bassett Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External linksCommonwealth War Graves Commission.http://www.cwgc.orgSources UsedMilitary personnel filehttp://www.archway.archives.govt.nz/ViewFullItem.do?code=22273256Archives NZ DocumentsNew Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1917). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume II. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM24: 6 AWMM Seen an error on this page? Tell us about it.