|Place of birth||Hamilton, Scotland|
|School||St Mary's School, Hamilton, Scotland|
|Age on arrival in Australia||17|
|Address||Artillery Barracks, Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||23|
|Next of kin||Brother, P Bailey, c/- Mrs Litterick, 1 Alexander Street, Patrick, Glasgow, Scotland|
|Previous military service||Royal Australian Garrison Artillery|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Gunner|
|Unit name||Siege Artillery Brigade|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||13/49/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Gunner|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Heavy Artillery Group|
|Fate||Died of wounds
|Age at death from cemetery records||25|
|Place of burial||Coxyde Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row I, Grave No. 52), Belgium|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Henry and Julie BAILEY. Native of Glasgow, Scotland|
War service: Western Front
Found guilty, 31 August 1915, of being absent without leave: awarded 3 days' confined to barracks; forfeited a total of 1 days pay.
Found guilty, 29 May 1916, of leaving his post whilst on active duty as a sentinel, without being properly relieved: awarded 3 days' Field Punishment No 2.
To Rest Camp, 23 August 1916; rejoined unit, 29 August 1916.
Leave to England, 16 December 1916; rejoined unit, 31 December 1916.
Admitted to Main Dressing Station, 9 January 1917; transferred to Casualty Clearing Station, 9 January 1917 (injury to toenail); to Ambulance Train No 15, 12 January 1917; to 6th General Hospital, Rouen, 13 January 1917; to 2nd Convalescent Depot, 11 February 1917; discharged to 55th Infantry Base Depot, Rouen, 21 February 1917; to Royal Garrison Artillery Base Depot, 24 February 1917; marched out to join unit, 27 March 1917; rejoined unit, 30 March 1917.
Detached to First Aid Course, 28 May 1917; rejoined unit, 4 June 1917.
Wounded in action, 10 July 1917; died of wounds, 13 July 1917.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BAILEY Stephen Louis|