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Alexander Gregory BAILEY

Regimental number3423
Place of birthDulwich Hill New South Wales
SchoolMickering Public School, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressHenly Street, West Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, James Bailey, Henly Street, Leederville, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 17 May 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetary, Crouy-Sur-Somme (Plot II, Row B, Grave no. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
78
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Emma BAILEY, Esplanade, Guildord, New South Wales

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