Arnold Joseph Wallace BAILEY

BAILEY, Arnold Joseph Wallace

Service Number: 22108
Enlisted: 26 April 1916, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Last Rank: Gunner
Last Unit: 23rd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Brigade
Born: Flemington, Victoria, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Camberwell, Boroondara, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Electrician
Died: Killed in Action, Messines, Belgium, 19 June 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Strand Military Cemetery, Ploegsteert, Wallonie, Belgium
Plot V, Row B, Grave 4
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Camberwell War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

26 Apr 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
20 May 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Gunner, 22108, 23rd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Brigade, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '4' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Medic embarkation_ship_number: A7 public_note: ''
20 May 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Gunner, 22108, 23rd Field Artillery (Howitzer) Brigade, HMAT Medic, Melbourne
19 Jun 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, 22108, --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 22108 awm_unit: 8th Australian Field Artillery Brigade awm_rank: Fitter awm_died_date: 1917-06-19

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Australian Field Artillery - 23 Howitzer

Rank - Gunner

18 July 1916 Disembarked Plymouth, England.

31 December 1916 Proceeded overseas to France.

6 January 1917 Transferred to and taken on strength, 8th Field Artillery Brigade.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Son of Joseph D. and Elizabeth Bailey, 13 Waterloo Street, Camberwell, Victoria. Brother of 28474 Driver Norman Herbert Bailey, 12th Field Artillery Brigade