MASON, Herbert Ernest

Service Number –   WX 8372.

Rank –   Corporal.

Unit / Division –   2/28  Australian  Infantry  Battalion.

Enlistment Date –   4  September  1940.

Date  of  Birth-  28  June  1900.

Place  of  Birth-  Lion  Mill,  W. A.

Address on Enlistment –   Bunbury,  W. A.

Next of Kin on Enlistment –   Wife-  Nora  Mason,  Father-  Ernest  John  Mason,  Mother-  Flora  Jane  Mason,  of  Mount  Hawthorn,  W. A.

KIA / Mortally Wounded –

Date –   17  August  1942.

Place –   El  Alamein,  Egypt.  (  Prisoner  of  War ).

Age at Death –   42.

Burial Location / Commemoration Details –   Alamein  Memorial,  Egypt-  Column  No.  91.  (  No  Known  Grave  ).

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