|Place of birth||Workington, England|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||24|
|Next of kin||Father, James Bailiff, Church Street, Workington Cumberland, England|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Kalgoorlie, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||16th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/33/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||16th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Age at death||25|
|Place of burial||Courcelette British Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row G, Grave No. 2 ), France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Taken on strength, 16th Bn, Gallipoli, 13 July 1915; to hospital sick, 30 August 1915; embarked for Malta, 10 September 1915 (enteric); admitted to St David's Hospital, Malta, 15 September 1915; embarked for England; 15 September 1915; admitted to Fulham Hospital, 23 September 1915.
Embarded Weymouth to rejoin unit, 16 February 1916; marched into Australian Overseas Base, Gheziereh, Egypt, 1 March 1916; marched out to join unit, 3 March 1916; rejoined 16th Bn, Tel-el-Kebir, 5 March 1916.
Admitted to No 1 Stationary Hospital, Ismailia, 3 April 1916 (ring worm); discharged to duty, 30 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join British Expeditionary Force, 1 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 9 June 1916.
Killed in action, France, 31 August 1916.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BAILIFF James|