India General Service Medal 1908-1935, 1 clasp, Afghanistan N.W.F. 1919. 905648 Gunner F. Bates, Royal Artillery VF
Frank Bates attested for the Royal Field Artillery on 10 November 1914, and served during the Great War with 1096th Battery (also entitled to a British War Medal and a Victory Medal), and as a Signaller during the Third Afghan War. He was discharged on demobilisation on 29 December 1920. Sold with copied attestation papers and Medal Index Cards.