Captain Basil Spence Atkinson

Service number 404
Ranks Held Captain, Lance Corporal
Birth Date 18 August 1888
Birth Place Unknown
Death Date 1972
Death Place United Kingdom: England, Kent, Folkestone
Final Rank Captain
Service Australian Imperial Force
Unit 15th Australian Infantry Battalion
Places
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1918-01-01
Published in London Gazette in 1917-06-01
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1918-04-18
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1917-10-04

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    15th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
    London Gazette
    01 June 1917 on page 5421 at position 105
    Commonwealth Gazette
    04 October 1917 on page 2623 at position 159
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    15th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
    London Gazette
    01 January 1918 on page 50 at position 8
    Commonwealth Gazette
    18 April 1918 on page 846 at position 117
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    15th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
  • First World War Embarkation Roll:

    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Lance Corporal
  • First World War Nominal Roll:

    Unit
    15th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Unit
    15th Australian Infantry Battalion
    Conflict
    First World War, 1914-1918
    Rank
    Captain

Timeline

Date of birth 18 August 1888 Oxton, England.
Date of enlistment 09 October 1914
Date of embarkation 22 December 1914
Date of recommendation honour or award 03 March 1917
Date of recommendation honour or award 20 September 1917
Date returned to Australia 15 November 1919
Date of death 1972 Folkestone, England.