MASON, Frank Stanley

Rank: 
Lieutenant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C.
Service: 
Army
Service number: 
149207
Died : 
Monday, September 13, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
31
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Roll of Honour: 
Operations: 

Lieutenant Mason held the temporary rank of Captain at the time of his death which occurred during the action at Vietri.

We have a document in our Gallery that outlines these details. He was killed in action  "on the 13th September 1943 at Dragone Hill, Salerno", and that he was originally buried by house at the top of the steps on the West side of Hill. Religious ceremony. Map ref. 606307." He was buried in a communal grave with LCpl Formoy and Pte Bennet D.

Click  here to view the document: Casualties and Missing.

Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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