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William Arthur BATES

Regimental number3649
Place of birthGoulburn New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway ganger
AddressRailway Crescent, Picton, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Alice Bates, Railway Crescent, Picton, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 33rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on 16 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Australian General Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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