Born: 6th November 1915, Ipswich.
Died: 29th September 1945; age: 29.
Residence: 53, Bramford Road, Ipswich.
Occupation: an Artesian Well Borer.
Rank: Sapper; Service Number: 2149542.
Regiment: Royal Engineers, 2 Boring Platoon.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Arthur & Elsie Hurren; husband of Muriel G. Hurren, of West Winch, Norfolk.
Father: Arthur William Hurren, born 1884, Ipswich – died 1938, Ipswich.
Mother: Elsie Emily Hurren (nee Pryke), born December 1893, Ipswich.
ENGLAND & WALES REGISTER 1939
Basil was an Artesian Well Borer. He was living with his widowed mother, brothers & sister.
Elsie, unpaid domestic duties.
Russell James Hurren, Vocals in a Travelling Dance Band, born July 1921, Ipswich.
Pearl Ethel Hurren, born July 1924, Ipswich.
Paul J. Hurren, born July 1931, Ipswich.
In 1941, Ipswich, Basil married Muriel Gwendoline Foulser, born 1918, Ipswich.