Māori › William Ernest Bassett PDF Key details Service numberWWII 72837 AWMM Also known as Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Last rank WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Enquire Lay a poppy Hide sources Show empty fields Identity About Contribute › Title ForenamesWilliam Ernest AWMM SurnameBassett AWMM Ingoa Also known as Service numberWWII 72837 AWMM GenderMale AWMM Iwi Hapū Waka Rohe Religion Images and documents Images Contribute › Documents Contribute › Civilian life About birth Contribute › Birth Date of birth Place of birth Birth notes Address before enlistmentWW2 Pre 1942 AWMM 89 Mein St., Newtown, Wellington AWMM WW2 Pre 1942 AWMM 89 Mein St., Newtown, Wellington AWMM Post war occupation Next of kin on embarkationWW2 Mr. C.H. Bassett, 89 Mein St., Newtown, Wellington (f) AWMM WW2 Mr. C.H. Bassett, 89 Mein St., Newtown, Wellington (f) AWMM Relationship statusPre 1942 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM Pre 1942 AWMM Single/WWII AWMM Service Wars and conflicts Contribute › WarWorld War II, 1939-1945 AWMM Campaign Armed force / branchArmy AWMM Service numberWWII 72837 AWMM Military service Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers Military decorations Contribute › Medals and Awards Training and Enlistment Contribute › Military training Branch Trade Proficiency EnlistmentWW2 1942 2NZEF Nom. Roll 8, p.5 Painter 2NZEF Nom. Roll 8, p.5 Wellington, New Zealand 2NZEF Nom. Roll 8, p.5 WW2 1942 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.24 Painter 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.24 Wellington, New Zealand 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.24 Occupation before enlistment Age on enlistment Embarkations Contribute › Embarkation detailsWW2 Sapper 2NZEF Nom. Roll 8, p.5 2nd N.Z. Divisional Engineers 2NZEF Nom. Roll 8, p.5 Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM WW2 Sapper 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.24 3rd N.Z. Divisional Engineers 2NZEF Nom. Roll 9, p.24 Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force AWMM 2nd Embarkation AWMM Prisoner of war Contribute › Capture details Days interned Liberation date Liberation Repatriation POW liberation details POW serial number Medical history Contribute › Medical notes Last known rank Contribute › Last rank Biographical information Biographical information Contribute › Death About death Contribute › Death Date of death Age at death Place of death Cause of death Death notes Cemetery Cemetery name Grave reference Obituary Memorial name Memorial reference Memorials Memorial Contribute › Memorial name Roll of Honour Remember William Ernest Bassett by laying a poppy. Wilfred George Bassett William Bassett William Ernest Bassett William James Bassett William Thomas Bassett Lay a poppy for 2021 Leave a note Leave a tribute or memory of William Ernest Bassett Leave a note Contribute › Processing Sources Sources Contribute › External links DocumentsSecond New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1942). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 8 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1942 to 30th June, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM p.5 AWMM Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force. (1945). Nominal Roll Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force No. 9 (Embarkations from 1st July, 1942 to 31st December, 1942). Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM p.24 AWMM The development of the Online Cenotaph is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.Online Cenotaph Data by Auckland War Memorial Museum is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.