|Place of birth||Alberton, South Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Melbourne Place, Alberton, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Father, J. Bayley, Melbourne Place, Alberton, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Keswick, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||10th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/27/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||50th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)||*Leomard spelt Leonard on NR|
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: John and Maria Sarah Jane BAYLEY; Sister: Blanche Olive FRANCE. Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 21 September 1915; disembarked Suez, 18 October 1915.
Taken on strength of 10th Bn, Mudros, 25 November 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 29 December 1915.
Transferred to 50th Bn, 26 February 1916; taken on strength of 50th Bn, Tel el Kebir, 27 February 1916.
Found guilty, 2 March 1916, of being absent without leave from 2130 hours, 28 February 1916, until 0600 hours, 1 March 1916: awarded 3 days' confined to barracks, and forfeits 3 days' pay by Royal Warrant.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 5 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 12 June 1916.
Wounded in action, 4 September 1916; admitted to No 13 Stationary Hospital, Boulogne, 5 September 1916 (shrapnel wounds, face and left arm); discharged to Base Details, 16 September 1916; marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 17 September 1916.
Admitted to No 26 General Hospital, Etaples, 24 September 1916 (otitis media); marched into 4th Australian Divisional Base Depot, 25 September 1916.
Proceeded to England, 23 October 1916; admitted to No 3 Western General Hospital, 24 October 1916 (double otitis); discharged to furlough, 22 November 1916; marched into No 1 Command Depot, Perham Downs, 8 December 1916.
Classified Permanent Base, 9 August 1917.
Classified C2, 21 August 1917.
Marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 31 August 1917.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Suevic', 27 September 1917; disembarked Melbourne, 18 November 1917; discharged Adelaide (medically unfit: deafness, both ears), 4 December 1917.
Total war service: 2 years 180 days (of which 2 years 59 days were abroad).Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Age at death||44|
|Place of burial||Cheltenham Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, BAYLEY Leonard|