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Percie Richard BAILEY

Regimental number2789
Place of birthRichmond New South Wales
Other NamesBAILEY, Percy Richard
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWharf labourer
AddressKurrajong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, R Bailey, Kurrajong via Richmond, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Brigade Australian Field Artillery
FateKilled in Action 5 August 1917
Place of death or woundingSpoil Bank, Ypres, Belgium
Date of death5 August 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialVoormezeele Enclosure No. 3(Special Memorial 9), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Annie Maria BAILEY, "Beechwood", Kurrajong, New South Wales. Native of Sydney, New South Wales

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