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Herbert Stanley BAILEY

Regimental number3277
Place of birthThebarton, South Australia
SchoolThebarton State School, Adelaide, South Australia
OccupationNews vendor
AddressSouthwark, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hanna Ann Godsmark, 244 Hindley Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date26 September 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Ormonde on 7 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 September 1918
Place of death or woundingHamel, France
Date of death13 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialBrie British Cemetery (Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 12), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Hannah Army GODSMARK (formerly BAILEY) and the late William BAILEY, 244 Hindley Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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