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Frank Bates

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Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

Frank Bates

Person  Male  Born 1889  Died 8/10/1921

Categories: Music / songs

Countries: Caribbean Islands

Lead vocalist with the Southern Syncopated Orchestra. Born in Barbados, he joined the orchestra initially as a banjo player. He died with seven other members of the band in the sinking of the SS Rowan.

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Frank Bates

Frank Bates, 1889 - 1921, vocalist and lead singer with pioneering jazz ensem...

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