The AIF Project


Regimental number1680
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPeople's Palace, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, G E Cates, c/o H Tyrrell and Son, Birbeck Chambers, High Holborn, London, England
Enlistment date11 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A22 Rangatira on 25 September 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 11 September 1917
Place of burialThe Huts Cemetery (Plot V, Row A, Grave No. 19), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial

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