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Raymond Everitt BAYLISS

Regimental number105
Place of birthWangaratta, Victoria
Other NamesEverett
Raymond Everett
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressBoorhaman, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, A E Bayliss, Boorhaman, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 April 1917
Place of death or woundingBapaume, Somme Sector, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialGrevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row A, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Florence and Albert Ernest BAYLISS, 52 "The Strand" Newport, Victoria. Born at Boorhaman, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 8056 Ernest Ford BAYLISS, ASC, killed in action, Bapaume, France, 22/10/17.

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