Service Details
Name:
ROSEVEARE
Given Name:
BASIL
Initials:
B
Service No:
6621
Rank:
Private
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Regiment:
South African Infantry
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Unit:
3rd Regt.
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Unit 2:
"D" Coy.
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Date of Death:
1917-04-09
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Age:
24
Cause of Death:
Killed in action, during first day of the Battle of Arras. The 3rd S.A.I. was on the right of the South African Infantry Brigade in the attack of Black Line and Blue Line (North of St Laurent-Blangy). The 3rd S.A.I. sustained 53 killed and 226 wounded
Additional
Information:
Son of the late John and Emma Roseveare. Commemoration stone in Johannesburg (Braamfontein) Cemetery
Commemoration
Country:
France
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Locality:
Pas de Calais
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Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
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Grave Reference:
Bay 10.

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