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Private: 58932 Samuel James Abel Nataniel MASON.

Born: 18th January 1899. Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia. Birth Cert:7392/1899.

Married: 7th July 1919. Hamstead, London, England. Marriage Cert: ME10,048.

Wife: Florence May Mason. nee:Jackson. (1897-19..)

Died: 1927. Merewether, New South Wales, Australia. Death Cert:7796/1927.

Father: Samuel James Mason.

Mother: Emily Cecilia Mason. nee: Barnes.


Date of embarkation: 17 July 1918 Place of embarkation: Sydney Ship embarked on: HMAT Borda Ship number: A30

Samuel's British War Medal:83545 to PTE 58932 S.J.A.N MASON 35thBN A.I.F. was auctioned in November 2013. I was the under bidder and was unable to secure for the collection.

Family Information

Samuel and Emily Mason were married in 1896 at Quirindi, N.S.W. Marriage Cert:1649/1896. They had at least 6 children. Harold C Mason born 1897 at Quirindi, N.S.W. Birth Cert:15719/1897 and died 1919 at Wickham, N.S.W. Death Cert:6728/1919. Samuel James Abel Nathaniel Mason born 1899 at Tamworth, N.S.W. Birth Cert:7392/1899. and died 1927 at Merewether, N.S.W. Death Cert:7796/1927. Leslie Reuben Mason born 1901 at Quirindi, N.S.W. Birth Cert:25701/1901 and died 1982, N.S.W. Death Cert:104909/1982. Henry Thomas Mason born 1904 at Quirindi, N.S.W. Birth Cert:6453/1904 and died 1982, N.S.W. Death Cert: 109006/1982. Emily E Mason born 1910 at Quirindi, N.S.W. Birth Cert:31045/1910 and died 1910 at Quirindi, N.S.W. Death Cert:10831/1910. Marjorie E Mason born 1912 at Quirindi, N.S.W. Birth Cert:21083/1912.

N.S.W. Birth Records.

Military Records

(Australian National Archives)

Under Construction; 03/11/2013.

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