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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