1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Alfred William Bate

Contributed by: Kieron McGrath, on 2008-11-10

 Alfred William Bate
Rank
First Name Alfred William
Surname Bate
Year of Birth 1894
Year of Death 1972
Regiment Lancashire Fusiliers
Place of Wartime Residence

Alfred William's Story

Sgt A W (Bill) Bate joined up in 1914, originally with the Royal Warwickshire Regiment. He was with the regiment until at least September 1916.

A Survivor of the Great War

He next appears as a member of the 1/5 Battn. Lancashire Fusiliers in 1918, where he lists the engagements he was involved in from 21 August through to the Armistice.

Sgt Bate was my paternal grandfather.

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