Charles Joseph BATES

Regimental number65
Place of birthLongton England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBay Road, Plympton, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs C J Bates, op. Post Office, Bay Road, Plympton, South Australia
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name10th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A11 Ascanius on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Date of death19 May 1916
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialSailly-Sur-La-Lys Canadian Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Ruth BATES, 108 Bay Road, Glenely, South Australia. Native of Longton, Staffs, England