Gerald Colin Morris BASEY


BASEY, Gerald Colin Morris

Service Number: PA2052
Enlisted: 3 March 1941, Port Adelaide, SA
Last Rank: Supply Assistant
Last Unit: HMAS Yarra
Born: North Adelaide, South Australia, 22 July 1922
Home Town: Cherry Gardens, Onkaparinga, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Killed in Action, Indian Ocean, 4 March 1942, aged 19 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
No known grave (at sea) Panel 76, Column 2
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Plymouth Naval Memorial to the Missing / Lost at Sea
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World War 2 Service

3 Mar 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, SN PA2052, Port Adelaide, SA
4 Mar 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Navy, Supply Assistant, SN PA2052, HMAS Yarra
Date unknown: Involvement

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Last ship was HMAS Yarra

Brother RexAllen Scott Basey served with the RAAF from 1943-1945