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RASC - East Africa 1918


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Sgt Charles Albert Dore, RASC, died on 25 November 1918 and is buried in Dar-as-Salaam Cemetery. I have been unable to find anything about him in East Africa. Can anyone help me with this please?

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Brian

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Hello Brian

Unless you know his unit wiothin the ®ASC I'm afraid it's a needle and haystack job, but here is a list of the ASC unit War Diaries for East Africa held in the National Archives at Kew:

PART VII: EAST AFRICA, AND CAMEROONS, WEST AFRICA
GENERAL HEADQUARTERS
WO 95/5302 Director of Railways 1915 Nov. - 1918 Feb.
WO 95/5302 Deputy Director of Railways 1918 Mar. - Dec.
WO 95/5310 Director Supplies and Transport 1916 Jan. - 1919 Feb.
LINDI FORCE
WO 95/5324 Headquarters and Troops: Ammunition Column 1917 Sept. - Oct.
WO 95/5325 Lindi Column: Ammunition Column 1917 May - Aug.
1 EAST AFRICAN DIVISION
WO 95/5336 Supply and Transport Officer 1917 Jan. - Feb.
WO 95/5336 Senior Supply Officer 1916 Nov.
WO 95/5338 Divisional Supply Train 1916 Mar. - Apr.
2 EAST AFRICAN DIVISION
WO 95/5342 Assistant Director Transport 1916 Feb. - Mar.
WO 95/5342 Senior Transport Officer 1916 Mar. - 1917 Jan.
WO 95/5343 Divisional Ammunition Column 1916 Mar. - 1917 Apr.
3 EAST AFRICAN DIVISION
WO 95/5346 Senior Supply Officer 1916 May - Sept.
WO 95/5346 Divisional Ammunition Column 1916 Apr. - Nov.
LINES OF COMMUNICATION
WO 95/5355 Assistant Director Supplies and Transport 1916 Apr. - 1918 Feb.
WO 95/5355 Senior Marine Transport Officer 1916 Apr. - 1918 Dec.
WO 95/5361 Western Line: Section Supply Officer 1917 May - June
WO 95/5377 Requisitioning Branch, East African - Supply Corps 1917 Oct. - 1918 Mar.
WO 95/5377 East African Mechanical Transport Corps 1917 Feb. - 1918 May
WO 95/5377 East African Transport Corps 1916 Mar. - June
WO 95/5377 Carrier Section East African Transport Corps 1914 Sept. - 1915 May
WO 95/5377 South African Water Supply Corps 1918 Mar. - Dec.
WO 95/5377 1 Main Supply Depot 1916 May - 1917 Feb.
WO 95/5377 2 Main Supply Depot 1916 May - Oct.
WO 95/5377 4 Main Supply Depot 1916 May - Oct.
WO 95/5377 6 Main Supply Depot 1917 Aug. - 1918 Oct.
WO 95/5377 7 Main Supply Depot 1916 Dec.
WO 95/5377 8 Main Supply Depot 1916 July - Nov.
WO 95/5377 9 Main Supply Depot 1916 May - Aug.
WO 95/5377 10 Main Supply Depot 1916 July - Aug.
WO 95/5377 12 Main Supply Depot 1916 Sept. - Nov.
WO 95/5377 14 Main Supply Depot 1916 July
WO 95/5377 17 Main Supply Depot 1916 Aug. - 1917 Feb.
WO 95/5377 20 Main Supply Depot 1917 Feb. - Mar.
WO 95/5377 Field Supply Depot 1916 July - Nov.
WO 95/5377 Section Supply Depot LINDI 1917 Feb. - Mar.
WO 95/5377 Section Supply Depot Mount BAGATHI 1916 Nov. - Dec.
WO 95/5377 Section Supply Depot NAIROBI 1916 Dec. - 1917 Jan.
WO 95/5377 Section Supply Depot SANJA 1916 July - Aug.
WO 95/5377 Section Supply Depot TABORA 1917 Apr. - May
WO 95/5377 378 Depot Unit of Supply 1916 Mar. - Apr.
WO 95/5377 380 Depot Unit of Supply 1916 Mar.
WO 95/5377 383 Depot Unit of Supply 1916 Mar. - Apr.
WO 95/5377 384 Depot Unit of Supply 1916 Mar. - Apr.
WO 95/5377 Brigade Supply Column (635 Company ASC) 1916 Jan. - Aug.
WO 95/5377 Brigade Supply Column (570 Company ASC) 1916 May - June
WO 95/5378 Base Mechanical Transport Depot (599 Company ASC) 1916 Feb. - 1917 June
WO 95/5378 1 Auxiliary Mechanical Transport Company 1916 Mar. - Apr.
WO 95/5378 631 Mechanical Transport Company ASC 1916 Jan. - Aug.
WO 95/5378 631 Mechanical Transport Company ASC 1917 May - 1918 Jan.
WO 95/5378 635 Mechanical Transport Company ASC 1916 Sept. - Dec.
WO 95/5378 68 Field Butchery ASC 1916 Feb. - June
WO 95/5378 1 Bullock Cart Train 1915 Aug. - 1916 Sept.
WO 95/5378 4/5 Armoured Motor Batteries Workshops 1916 Feb. - 1917 Mar.
WO 95/5379 Assistant Director Supplies and Transport 1919 Nov.

Do you have any information on him which might narrow down the search a bit? For instance, what information other than RASC is given on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website as to his burial? (www.cwgc.org)

Ron

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