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Thomas Roy BATES

Regimental number1909
Place of birthMuswellbrook New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressMuswellbrook, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lily Bates, c/o R G D Fitzgerald, Maitland Street, Muswellbrook, New South Wales
Enlistment date25 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name36th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/53/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 4 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 25/4/16 & posted to 36th Bn, 2nd Reinforcements. Taken on strength, 36th Bn, 18/1/17.
FateKilled in Action 20 January 1917
Place of death or woundingArmentieres, France
Date of death20 January 1917
Age at death30
Place of burialCite Bonjean Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 46), Armentieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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