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William John BAILY

Regimental number39149
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchardist
Address'Huon View', Huonville, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, William James Baily, Huonville, Tasmania
Enlistment date10 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 33
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Artillery Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 38666 Gunner Percy Tasman BAILEY, Divisional Ammunition Column, returned to Australia, 9 July 1919.
Date of death20 May 1972

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