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WASSON, Samuel J


Private 1614

8th Battalion

Leongatha, Victoria

His father, Harper Wasson of Congupna

Shepparton, Victoria 18/11/1914

Age 18 years 2 months



The end of his service

He suffered a gunshot wound & was taken to England. Then returned to Australia and died on 28/4/1924


His mother was formerly Mary Gostelow

18/11/14 he enlisted in Shepparton
19/2/15 He embarked Melbourne on HMTS Runic
He was 4 years in the senior cadets
2/12/16 He was in England after receiving a gun shot wound to the right forearm
28/4/1917 He was discharged from hospital
He was returned to Australia and was placed in hospital.
He was discharged in 1919
He was given a war pension
28/4/24 He died in Caulfield Hospital


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