Private Ernest Bates

ALIAS

Died: Sunday 30 May 1915

Connected records

Record:
BATES, ERNEST
Additional information:
See "HARGREAVES," the true family name.
Cemetery:
MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Bates, Ernest
Memorial:
Rotherham Corporation Officials And Employees (WMR 52797)
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
Major L P Aizlewood MC AFC and Men of Rotherham - WW1 Plaque (WMR 28031)
Location:
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
Mersey Docks And Harbour Board (WMR 15440)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
All Saints' Church - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67117)
Location:
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
Fallen Of The Parish - WW1 (WMR 52889)
Location:
Rawmarsh, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
Midland Railway - Cenotaph (WMR 893)
Location:
Derby, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
Rawmarsh And Parkgate (WMR 2665)
Location:
Rawmarsh, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
Moira Colliery Company Ltd - WW1 (WMR 37866)
Location:
Moira, Swadlincote, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
Lancashire And Yorkshire Railway (WMR 13093)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bates, E
Memorial:
Borough Of Luton War Memorial (WMR 7563)
Location:
Luton, Bedfordshire

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Name:
Major Bates
Context:
commander
Date:
31 May 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1/5 Battalion City of London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) (page 628)
Name:
Private P Bates
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
31 May 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1/5 Battalion City of London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) (page 645)
Name:
Sapper G Bates
Context:
joined
Date:
31 May 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 491 (Home Counties) Field Company Royal Engineers (page 108)