Walter Leslie BAILEY

BAILEY, Walter Leslie

Service Number: 192
Enlisted: 14 July 1915, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 5th Pioneer Battalion
Born: Ballarat, Victoria, Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Ballarat, Central Highlands, Victoria
Schooling: State School, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Repairer
Died: Died of wounds, France, 10 May 1918, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Vignacourt British Cemetery, Picardie
Plot II, Row A, Grave 15
Memorials: Alfredton Humffray Street State School Roll of Honor, Mildura Workingmans Club War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

14 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
10 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Sergeant, 192, 29th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '16' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Ascanius embarkation_ship_number: A11 public_note: ''
10 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Sergeant, 192, 29th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Melbourne
10 May 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 5th Pioneer Battalion, --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: awm_unit: 5 Pioneer Battalion awm_rank: Lieutenant awm_died_date: 1918-05-10
Date unknown: Involvement 29th Infantry Battalion, Fromelles (Fleurbaix)

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Served in 3rd Victorian Regiment;

Rifle Instructor before embarking for overseas 1917;

also served in Egpyt with 29th Infantry

Son of Thomas Bailey, 9 Nicholson Street, Ballarat

Brother of 2779 Sgt Thomas BAILEY, INF 54, died of wounds in France, 17/10/17.