Stanley Clarence Roy COATES

Regimental number3217
Date of birth8 November 1894
Place of birthWoodville, South Australia
SchoolAlberton Public School, South Australia
OccupationMonumental worker
AddressQueen Street, Yatala East, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eva Josephine Coates, Queen Street, Yatala East, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed 6 years in Commonwealth Military Forces.
Enlistment date23 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A57 Malakuta on 27 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 October 1917
Place of death or woundingCeltic Wood, Belgium
Age at death22.11
Age at death from cemetery records22
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Cheltenham Cemetery, South Australia. Parents; David and Martha COATES, husband of Eva J. COATES, Fletcher Road, Peterhead, South Australia
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: Pte Harold Ernest DUNCAN, 10th Bn, killed in action, 3 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal