|Place of birth||Coonamble NSW|
|Date of enlistment||27/11/1916|
|Locality of enlistment||Muttaburra, Qld|
|Place of enlistment||Longreach QLD|
|Next of kin||Father, George Bates, Coonamble, New South Wales|
|Date of discharge||01/04/1919|
|Posting at discharge||12th Field Company Engineers|
George was a 33 year old motor driver.
Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 8 August 1917.
War service: Western Front