|Place of birth||Manchester, England|
|School||Newton Heath Board School, Manchester, England|
|Age on arrival in Australia||23|
|Address||c/o Richardson & Co, Katanning, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Brother, Mr J W Bateman, Kojonup Road, Katanning, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Blackboy Hill, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||11th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/28/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||11th Battalion|
|Other details from Roll of Honour Circular||Died from mustard gas poisoning.|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Place of death or wounding||France|
|Date of death|
|Age at death||27|
|Place of burial||Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row C, Grave No. 26), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Peter and Annie BATEMAN. Native of Manchester, England|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Disembarked Suez, 24 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 29 May 1916; disembarked Marseilles, 3 June 1916.
Joined 11th Bn, in the field, 29 July 1916.
Admitted to 2nd Field Ambulance, 9 November 1916 (debility and trench feet), and transferred to 36th Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to 1st General Hospital, Etretat, 11 November 1916. Transferred to England, 12 November 1916, and admitted to 1st Southern General Hospital, 13 November 1916; transferred to 2nd Auxiliary Hospital, Southall, 11 December 1916.
Proceeded overseas to France, 16 January 1917; rejoined Bn, in the field, 22 April 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 11 September 1917; rejoined unit (date not recorded).
Wounded in action, 2 October 1917 (gassed: mustard gas), and admitted to 3rd Canadian Casualty Clearing Station; transferred to Ambulance Train, 4 October 1917, and admitted to 3rd Australian General Hospital, Abbeville.
Died of gas poisoning, 11 October 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal