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Wilfred Clyde BATES

Regimental number2228
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanical fitter
AddressRussell Street, Granville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Bates, Russell Street, Granville, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death28 September 1966

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