WW1 Project William George Henry BATES <BACK





Warnham Address
Father-in-law at Daux in 1911
Date & Place of Birth
12th Oct 1878, Ontario
Occupation
Soldier
Enlisted
1901
Regiment(s)
1st Bn (Prince of Wales's) Leinster Regiment Royal Canadians
Rank
Captain
Regimental No(s)
EF/5/6941
Service Record
Joined Lancashire Fusiliers in 1901, posted to Crete
Commission to Leinster Regt. 7 Nov 1903
Promoted to Lt. 15th Dec 1906
Promoted to Captain 21 Sep 1912
Served in Crete, Malta, Gibraltar, South Africa, India, France
Awards
Victory Medal, British War Medal, 1914-15 Star
Died
26th Apr 1915, Ypres
Source(s)
War Memorial, CWGC, Medal Card, De Ruvigny Roll of Honour
Notes
Married Mabel Draper 10th Aug 1912. Had two children before he died