1. Memorial:Manchester Southern CemeteryG. CE. 219.
2. Book:The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918Pg.137
3. Memorial:The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour46C GQS

Awards & Titles:


Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: 1/6 Manchester Regiment 

1/6th Battalion August 1914 : in Stretford Road, Hulme. Part of Manchester Brigade, East Lancashire Division 25 September 1914 : landed at Alexandria in Egypt. 6 May 1915 : landed on Gallipoli. 26 May 1915 : formation became 127th Brigade, 42nd (East Lancashire) Division. 28 December 1915 : evacuated from Gallipoli, landed on Mudros and proceeded to Egypt. 2March 1917 : landed Marseilles and proceeded to the Western Front.

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Detail :

Sgt Major William Vass promoted to 2/Lt in Oct 1914

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Volunteer No. 2905 E.C.East Lancashire

23rd April 1902

Past Master
Joined Volunteer Lodge from the Scottish Constitution.

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