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PVT George Bates

Birth
Bamberg, Stadtkreis Bamberg, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death 9 May 1846 (aged 33–34)
Mexico
Burial Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 176937048 View Source
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Private, 2nd Dragoons in the Army of Occupation in Texas. Mortally wounded at the Battle of Resaca de la Palma
Suggested edit: *BATES, George; enlisted: October 9, 1839, Philadelphia, by Lieut. Blake; born: Bamberg, Germany; age: 28 yrs; occupation: baker; blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”; Company E, 2d Dragoons; discharged: October 9, 1844, Fort Jesup, Louisiana, expiration of service; rank: private; [re-enlisted January 19, 1845].

*BATES, George; 2nd enlistment: January 19, 1845, Fort Jesup, by Lieut. Sibley; born: Germany; age: 33 yrs; occupation: soldier; blue eyes, light hair, light complexion, 5’5”; Company E, 2d Dragoons; died May 9, 1846, Resaca de la Palma, killed in action; rank: private.
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  • Created by: Vicki Ragan Harris
  • Added: 3 Mar 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 176937048
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/176937048/george-bates : accessed ), memorial page for PVT George Bates (1812–9 May 1846), Find a Grave Memorial ID 176937048, citing Palo Alto Battlefield, Brownsville, Cameron County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Vicki Ragan Harris (contributor 46900094) .