Casimir Jack Bavich

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Casimir Jack Bavich
Personal Information
Date of Birth 5 Mar 1921
Place of Birth Solta, Yugoslavia
Death 5 May 1962
Place of Death Armadale, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 20 year, 6 months
Religion Roman Catholic
Address Armadale, Western Australia
Next of Kin , Mr Robert Bavich
Military Information
Reg Number WX32009
Date of Enlistment 8 Sep 1942
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2/8th Australian Field Ambulance
Post War Details

Pre War

War Service

Discharged 26 Jun 1946

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 - 1958 Railway avenue, Armadale, labourer.


Four men were injured when a utility skidded and over-turned in loose gravel on Albany-rd, about 5½ miles east of the Narrogin Inn, early yesterday. Taken to hospita! were :

  • William Alfred Saunders (29), Canns-rd., Armadale, shoulder injury;
  • Alfred Gregory (33), 5th Road, Armadale, concussion and fractured ribs;
  • Angus George MacLean (23) and
  • Ian Stuart MacLean (22), Devonshire-Tce., Armadale, concussion and lacerations.
Saunders and Gregory were allowed to leave Royal Perth Hospital after treatment, but the MacLeans were detained. Utility was being driven towards Perth by Saunders when it failed to take an S-bend. Although the vehicle was extensively damaged, 3 of its passengers escaped injury. They were Casimir Bavish, Railwav-Ave, Armadale, Morris Jerard O'Brien, Prospect rd, Armadale, and Norman James, Prospect-rd, Armadale.


  1. Trove Sunday Times Sun 8 Dec 1946 page 14

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