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Charles Reginald BAILEY

Regimental number5655
Place of birthCooma New South Wales
SchoolCooma Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address70 Railway Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Bailey, Denison Street, Cooma, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 3 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 July 1918
Place of death or woundingFromelles, France
Date of death4 July 1918
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row O, Grave No. 8), Vilers-Bretoneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
68
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Annie BAILEY. Native of Cooma, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 518 Pte Alfred George BAILEY, Australian Flying Corps, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other detailsWar service: Western Front [Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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