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William Ormond BAYLISS

Regimental number1117
Other NamesBAYLIS
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm hand
Addressc/o Mr J Angas, Ensay, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Bayliss, c/o Mrs Parker, 'Ensay', Rankin's Road, Kensington, Victoria
Enlistment date17 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateDied of disease 11 August 1916
Date of death11 August 1916
Place of burialEfford Cemetery (General C. 3950), Plymouth, Devonshire
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Mary BAYLIS, 11 Western Street, Geelong, Victoria. Native of Ensay, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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