|Place of birth||Melbourne, Victoria|
|School||Lithgow Street State School, Abbotsford, Victoria|
|Address||258 Victoria Street, North Melbourne, Victoria|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs A M Bailey, 258 Victoria Street, North Melbourne, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||23rd Battalion, 6th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/40/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||60th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Fromelles, France|
|Date of death|
|Age at death from cemetery records||22|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner Australian Cemetery Memorial, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Henry Lewis Robert and Adelaide Miriam BAILEY, 258 Victoria Street, North Richmond, Victoria|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Allotted to and proceeded to join 58th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 23 February 1916.
Transferred to 60th Bn, 15 March 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 18 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Reported missing, 19 July 1916.
Court of Enquiry, held in the field, 4 August 1917, pronounced fate as 'killed in action, 19 July 1916.'
Red Cross File No 180505 has statement from 3275 W.H. UPTON, 58th Bn (patient, 1st Australian Auxiliary Hospital, Harefield, England), 4 October 1916: 'If Bailey comes from Richmond, Victoria, he was killed at Fleurbaix in the charge out in No Man's Land on July 19th; he was close to me[,] I saw him lying beside me. He was big, stout, broad and fat about 13 stone. He was pal of mine.'Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BAILEY Clarence
Red Cross File No 180505