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Rank Private
Unit # Imperial Army

Son of Robert Bassett of Chatham, ON. Enlisted in 1915 while in England. Transferring to the Imperial Army’s Motor Transport Section. In active service for more than a year. He suffered severely from shell shock and Pleurisy spent eight months convalescing and was given an honourable discharge from the army. Reported returned from O/S duty in October 1917.


Sources Chatham Daily Planet (06-10-1917)

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