Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Colin Stuart Francis Bason

In memory of
Master Corporal
Colin Stuart Francis Bason
July 4, 2007
Kandahar, Afghanistan

Military Service:

Age:
28
Force:
Army
Unit:
Royal Westminster Regiment
Citation(s):
General Campaign Star, Sacrifice Medal and General Campaign Star – SOUTH-WEST ASIA (GCS-SWA)

Additional Information:

Born:
December 13, 1978 Burnaby, British Columbia
Enlistment:
April 20, 2002 New Westiminster, British Columbia

Son of Gary and Ann Patrica Bason.

Commemorated on Page 226 of the In the Service of Canada Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information:

Cemetery:
ABBOTSFORD (HAZELWOOD LEGION) CEMETERY ; British Columbia, Canada
Grave Reference:
N/A

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Colin Bason – MCpl Colin Bason, a reservist from The Royal Westminster Regiment was killed on 4 July, 2007 along with 5 other CF members and one Afghan interpreter, when the vehicle they were traveling in struck an improvised explosive device, approximately 20km south-west of Kandahar City. The Royal Westminster Regiment is based out of New Westminster, B.C.  Photo: Canadian Forces Image Gallery
  • Photo of Colin Stuart Francis Bason – Plaque from the Afgan. Memorial

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