As a Sapper
Yate's Regimental Pay per Diem
would have been 1s. 2 1/2d. plus Working Pay per Diem of 1s.
Yates received a military grant of 150
acres, April 10, 1873, and purchased an additional 12 acres for Lot 2,
Group 5, Yale-Lytton District (Lot 243 Group 1, Kamloops
District, resurveyed land known as Harper's Camp.