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Canadian Virtual War Memorial

William George Bates

In memory of:

Driver William George Bates

August 11, 1917

Military Service

Service Number:





Canadian Army Service Corps


4th Div. Train

Additional Information

Commemorated on Page 197 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

X. E. 10.


Villers-au-Bois is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais, 11 kilometres north-west of Arras. The VILLERS STATION CEMETERY is about 2 kilometres north-west of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Circumstances of Death Registers– Source: Library and Archives Canada.  CIRCUMSTANCES OF DEATH REGISTERS, FIRST WORLD WAR Surnames:  Bark to Bazinet. Mircoform Sequence 6; Volume Number 31829_B016716. Reference RG150, 1992-93/314, 150.  Page 861 of 1058.
  • Grave Marker– Grave Maker - Picture Taken August 3, 2011
  • War Diary– Note of his being wounded in the divisional war diary from August 1917
  • War Diary– Notation of his death at the Field Clearing Station from the Divisional War Diary.

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