CEF Soldier Detail

Private David Clements Bates
Died: September 14, 1917

Regimental Number:
228347
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
58th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Castleblaney Co Monoghan
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Jennie Bates 53 Fairview Blvd Toronto Ontario Mother
Address at Enlistment:
53 Fairview Blvd Toronto Ontari0
Date of Birth:
May 10, 1889
Trade or Calling:
Office Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Toronto Ontario
Date of Enlistment:
April 24, 1916
Age at enlistment:
27
Height:
5 Feet 6 Inches
Chest:
41 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
September 14, 1917
Age at Death:
28
Buried at:
Beehive Cemetery (Willerval), Pas De Calais, France
Plot:
B. 22.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 503-23
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 58th Battalion
Son of Ann Jane Bates (nee Clements), of 212, Logan St., St. Lambert, Montreal, Canada, and the late William Bates. Native of Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan, Ireland.
Awards and Decorations
Memorial Cross
Plaque and Scroll