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Edmund Graham Baskett

Portrait of Captain Edmund Graham Baskett. Image sourced from Imperial War Museums' 'Bond of Sacrifice' collection. ©IWM HU 113459

Portrait of Captain Edmund Graham Baskett. Image sourced from Imperial War Museums' 'Bond of Sacrifi …


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  • Forenames
    Edmund Graham AWMM
  • Surname
    Baskett AWMM
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    Male AWMM
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  • Hapū
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Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    SuffolkEngland Public Source (April 2016).
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  • Address before enlistment
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  • Relationship status
    Pre 1915 AWMM Married/WWI AWMM
    Husband of Dorothy Mary (nee Cuthbert) Baskett. AWMM


Wars and conflicts

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    Army AWMM
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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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Prisoner of war

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Medical history

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Biographical information

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  • Son of the late Nathaniel and Agnes Baskett, of Cambridge, New Zealand, formerly of Eye, Suffolk; husband of Dorothy Mary Baskett, of "Stapleton," Bury Rd., Newmarket.

    Grew up in Te Aroha, attended Karangahake School of Mines, worked as Battery Hand, Waihi Battery c.1906. AWMM


About death

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  • Death
    27 October 1918 CWGC
    Age 35 AWMM
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  • Cemetery
    Lokoja, General Murtala Mohammed Way, Kabba, Nigeria AWMM In south-west corner AWMM
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